On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1922

Historical Events

  • Anxious to compete with the Yankees, the NY Giants pay $65,000 & 3 players for Jack Bentley (hit .349 & was 13-2 as pitcher for Baltimore (International League) in 1922)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Benito Mussolini forms government in Italy

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane White, African-American actress and singer (Strange Fruit, Once Upon a Mattress), born in NYC, New York (d. 2011)
1922 Highlights

About October 30, 1922

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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