On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Aznavour [Shahnour Vaghinag Aznavourian], French-Armenian singer (Monsieur Carnavel, Tin Drum), born in Paris, France (d. 2018)
  • Claude André François Ballif, French composer, born in Paris (d. 2004)
  • Rita Vidaurri, American Ranchera singer, born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 2019)
  • Wayne Mack, American sportscaster (New Orleans Saints, Tulane University) and actor (Storyville), born in Pekin, Illinois (d. 1993)
1924 Highlights

About May 22, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini