On This Day

November 22, 1893 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Harley Earl, American automobile designer (1st head of design at General Motors), born in Hollywood, California (d. 1969)
  • Lazar Kaganovich, Soviet politician and one of the main associates of Joseph Stalin, born in Kabany, Kiev Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1991)

Deaths in History

  • James Calder, 5th President of the Pennsylvania State University (b. 1826)