On This Day

January 9, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • KQV-AM in Pittsburgh PA begins radio transmissions
  • Rotterdam metalworkers strike ends

Birthdays in History

  • Ahmed Sékou Touré, first President of Guinea (1958-84), born in Faranah, Guinea (d. 1984)
  • Har Gobind Khorana, Indian-American biochemist (Nobel 1968), born in Raipur, Punjab, British India (d. 2011)
1922 in History