On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Miller, American actor and writer (Exorcist, Light of Day), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania (d. 2001)
  • John Foley, Bristish Lieutenant General

Famous Weddings

  • Actor and naval officer of World War II Douglas Fairbanks Jr (29) weds Huntington Hartford's former wife Mary Lee Hartford
1939 Highlights

About April 22, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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