On This Day

November 22, 1939 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

BattleHistoric Siege

Bugsy Siegel, Whitey Krakower, Frankie Carbo and Albert Tannenbaum kill Harry "Big Greenie" Greenberg outside his apartment after Greenberg had threatened to become a police informant

Mobster Bugsy Siegel
Bugsy Siegel

Birthdays in History

  • Mulayam Singh Yadav, Indian politician (Samajwadi Party), born in Etawah district, Uttar Pradesh
  • Tom West, American astrophysicist
1939 in History