On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Mimis Domazos, Greek footballer

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Novelist Anthony Burgess (25) weds Llewela Jones

Novelist Anthony Burgess
Anthony Burgess

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