On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1924

Historical Events

  • Dutch Blast Furnace & Steel Factory opens
  • KGO-AM in San Francisco CA begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • J. J. Johnson, American composer and jazz trombonist, born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 2001)
1924 Highlights

About January 22, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius