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Historical Events For May - 22

Tuesday, 06 December 2016

1959  Benjamin O Davis Jr becomes first black general-major in USAF on this day in history.  

1960  Chile a 9.5 quake was one of the 10 Largest Earthquakes in the World on May - 22.  

1960  On this day in history virtually all coastal towns between 37th & 44th parallels severely damaged by tsunami that strikes Hilo HI at 01 04 AM  

1960  On this day in history virtually all coastal towns between 37th & 44th parallels severely damaged by tsunami that strikes Hilo HI at 01:04 AM  

1961  On May - 22 "Mother-In-Law" by Ernie K-Doe hits #1  

1961  On this day in history "Touchables In Brooklyn" by Dickie Goodman hits #42  

1961  The first revolving restaurant (Top Of The Space Needle in Seattle), opens on May - 22.  

1961  On May - 22 joan Davis, actress (I Married Joan), dies of heart attack at 53  

1962  14th Emmy Awards Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth on May - 22.  

1962  On this day in history netherlands telephone net becomes completely automated  

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1962  On May - 22 robert A Rushworth, USAF major, takes X-15 to 30,600 meters  

1962  On May - 22 roger Maris walks 5 times (record 4 intentionally) in a 9 inning game  

1962  14th Emmy Awards: Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth on May - 22.  

1963  A C Milan wins 8th Europe Cup 1 at London on May - 22.  

1963  Greek parliament leader Lambrakis injured on May - 22.  

1964  LBJ presents "Great Society" on May - 22.  

1965  On May - 22 "Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66  

1965  On May - 22 beatles' "Ticket to Ride" single goes #1  

1965  Mad Dog Vachon beats Igor Vodic in Omaha, to become NWA champion on this day in history.  

1965  On May - 22 ticket to Ride by the Beatles goes to Number One on the pop charts  

1965  Bobby Watson, comedian (Hitler Gang, Boys Town), dies at 77 on May - 22.  

1966  On this day in history 18th Emmy Awards Fugitive, Dick Van Dyke & Mary Tyler Moore  

1966  On this day in history shirley Englehorn wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open  

1966  Tom Goddard, cricketer (22 wkts in 8 Tests for England 1930-39), dies on May - 22.  

1966  18th Emmy Awards: Fugitive, Dick Van Dyke & Mary Tyler Moore on May - 22.  

1967  "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" debuts on NET (now PBS) on this day in history.  

1967  Egyptian president Nasser closes Straits of Tiran to Israel on May - 22.  

1967  On May - 22 fire at L'Innovation department store kills 322 (Brussels, Belgium)  

1967  On this day in history mister Rogers' Neighborhood debuts on public TV  

1967  On May - 22 j Langston Hughes, US author (Tambourines to Glory), dies at 65  

1969  On May - 22 stafford & Cernan pilot Apollo 10 LEM 9.4 miles (15km) above lunar surface  

1970  On this day in history arab terrorists kill 9 children & 3 adults on a school bus  

1970  On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island  

1970  Joseph W Krutch, US writer (Measure of Man), dies at 76 on May - 22.  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1622  Louis de Buade de Frontenac, Governor of New France (d. 1698) was born on May - 22.  

1671  On May - 22 birth of abraham Patras, governor-general of East-Indies (1735-37)  

1715  François-Joachim de Pierre de Bernis, French cardinal and statesman (d. 1794) was born on May - 22.  

1722  On this day in history birth of johannes Schmidlin, composer  

1724  On this day in history birth of marc-Joseph Marion du Fresne, French explorer (d. 1772)  

1759  On this day in history birth of gervais-Francois Couperin, composer  

1770  Princess Elizabeth of the United Kingdom (d. 1840) was born on May - 22.  

1772  On this day in history birth of ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer (d. 1833)  

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Famous Deaths In May - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0337  Constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies on May - 22.  

0987  Death of Louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20 on May - 22.  

1068  On this day in history death of emperor Go-Reizei of Japan (b. 1025)  

1455  On this day in history death of henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (killed in battle)  

1457  Death of Saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381) on May - 22.  

1501  Robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66 on May - 22.  

1538  On May - 22 death of john Forrest, English Franciscan friar (martyred) (b. 1471)  

1540  On May - 22 francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57  

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