On This Day

May 18, 1922 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Dutch 2nd Chamber agrees to 48 hour work week (was 45 hrs)

Birthdays in History

  • Gerda Boyesen, Norwegian-born body psychotherapist (d. 2005)
  • GMcC Kitson, British principal (Central School of Speech/Drama)

Deaths in History

  • Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, French physician (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1907), dies at 76
1922 in History