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Historical Events Happened In May - 22

Thursday, 24 April 2014

1990  North & South Yemen merge to form Republic of Yemen on this day in history.  

1990  On this day in history the final episode of Newhart airs on CBS TV  

1990  On this day in history max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies  

1991  Inter Milan wins 20th UEFA Cup at Rome on this day in history.  

1991  On this day in history nFL Owners agree to add 2 teams in 1994  

1991  Roh Jai Bong resigns as premier of South Korea on this day in history.  

1991  On this day in history lino Brocka, director (Macho Dancer, Jaguar), dies in car crash at 51  

1992  California Angels are involved in a bus crash in New Jersey on this day in history.  

1992  On this day in history india launches its Agni rocket  

1992  Johnny Carson's final appearance as host of the Tonight Show on this day in history.  

1993  On this day in history riddick Bowe TKOs Jesse Ferguson in 2 for heavyweight boxing title  

1993  On this day in history mieczyslaw Horszowski, Polish/US pianist (Carnegie Hall), dies at 100  

1994  On this day in history frederick Hemming McClintock, criminologist, dies at 68  

1995  Laverne & Shirley 20th anniversary reunionn special, televised on this day in history.  

1995  Robert Flemyng, actor (Kafka, Rebecca, Funny Face), dies at 83 on this day in history.  

1996  On this day in history duncan Montgomery Stewart, academic, dies at 66  

1998  In Central Bolivia a 6.6 earthquake at least 105 people killed and 150 injured in the Aiquile-Totora area on this day in history.  

2003  On this day in history ousmane Zongo, Burkinabé shooting victim  

2010  Air India Express Flight 812 overshoots the runway at Mangalore International Airport in India, killing 158 and leaving 8 survivors on this day in history.  

2011  On this day in history an EF5 Tornado strikes the US city of Joplin, Missouri killing at least 158 people, the single deadliest US tornado since modern record keeping began in 1950.  

2012  On this day in history 14 people die and 30 are injured in train collision in India  

2012  On this day in history tokyo Skytree, the tallest self-supporting tower in the world at 634 metres high, is opened to public.  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1622  On this day in history birth of louis de Buade de Frontenac, Governor of New France (d. 1698)  

1671  Abraham Patras, governor-general of East-Indies (1735-37) was born on this day in history.  

1715  François-Joachim de Pierre de Bernis, French cardinal and statesman (d. 1794) was born on this day in history.  

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  On this day in history birth of princess Elizabeth of the United Kingdom (d. 1840)  

1772  Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer (d. 1833) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In May - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0337  On this day in history constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies  

0987  Death of Louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20 on this day in history.  

1068  Death of Emperor Go-Reizei of Japan (b. 1025) on this day in history.  

1455  Death of Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (killed in battle) on this day in history.  

1457  Death of Saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381) on this day in history.  

1501  On this day in history robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66  

1538  Death of John Forrest, English Franciscan friar (martyred) (b. 1471) on this day in history.  

1540  On this day in history francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57