What Happened on October 3, 1922

Historical Events

  • 1st facsimile photo sent over city telephone lines, Washington, D.C.
  • Governor of Georgia names Progressive writer Rebecca Felton (87) to fill unexpired term in US Senate; she becomes 1st woman in Congess, oldest person (at the time), and shortest termed as she served only 24 hours in Novemberrgia Governor Hardwickbecomes 1st woman in Senate [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcel van Thienen, French composer, born in Fontenay-sous-Bois, France (d. 1998)
Born in 1922

About October 3, 1922

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra