On This Day

June 22, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Herrin massacre, 19 strikebreakers and 2 union miners are killed in Herrin, Illinois.

Birthdays in History

  • Bill Blass, American fashion designer (dressed Nancy Reagan), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana (d. 2002)

Deaths in History

  • Henry H Wilson, Field Marshal, murdered in London