On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1939

Historical Events

  • Aquatic Park, near Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco dedicated

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Smith, American chef (d. 2004)
  • Luigi Simoni, Italian soccer midfielder (Napoli, Torino, Juventus, Brescia, Genoa) and manager (UEFA Cup 1998, Inter; Genoa, Torino, Napoli), born in Crevalcore, Italy (d. 2020)
1939 Highlights

About January 22, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius