On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1942

Historical Events

  • Sietze de Groot wins 8th Dutch 11 city skate (8:44:06)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mimis Domazos, Greek footballer

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths

  • Reimond Tollenaere, leader Flemishch National Front, dies at 81
  • Walter Sickert, Danish-English painter (Free House!), dies at 81
  • Xiao Hong, Chinese writer (The Field of Life and Death). dies at 30
1942 Highlights

About January 22, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius