On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Ball, British linguist and Warden of Keble College, Oxford (1980-88)
  • Paul Chambers, American jazz bassist (Miles Davis Quintet, 1955-63; Wynton Kelly Trio, 1963-68), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1969)
  • W. S. "Fluke" Holland, American rockabilly drummer (Sun Records), born in Saltillo, Tennessee (d. 2020)
1935 Highlights

About April 22, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus