Historical Events For May - 22
Saturday, 21 January 2017
1990 North & South Yemen merge to form Republic of Yemen on May - 22.
1990 The final episode of Newhart airs on CBS TV on May - 22.
1990 On May - 22 max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies
1991 On May - 22 inter Milan wins 20th UEFA Cup at Rome
1991 NFL Owners agree to add 2 teams in 1994 on May - 22.
1991 Roh Jai Bong resigns as premier of South Korea on May - 22.
1991 On May - 22 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 India launches its Agni rocket on May - 22.
1992 Johnny Carson's final appearance as host of the Tonight Show on May - 22.
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 Frederick Hemming McClintock, criminologist, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1995 On May - 22 laverne & Shirley 20th anniversary reunionn special, televised
1995 On May - 22 robert Flemyng, actor (Kafka, Rebecca, Funny Face), dies at 83
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 May - 22 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 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 on May - 22.
2012 On May - 22 14 people die and 30 are injured in train collision in India
2012 Tokyo Skytree, the tallest self-supporting tower in the world at 634 metres high, is opened to public on this day in history.
2014 The military stage a coup in Thailand, suspending the kingdom's constitution and taking control of the government (Thailand's army has staged eleven coups since 1932) on May - 22.