On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1925

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • James King, American tenor, born in Dodge City, Kansas (d. 2005)
  • Jean Tinguely, Swiss sculptor artist (movement objects), born in Fribourg, Switzerland (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • John [Denton Pinkstone] French, 1st Earl of Ypres and British field marshall (WW I), dies at 72