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Historical Events Happened In May - 22

Wednesday, 30 July 2014

1990  On this day in history north & South Yemen merge to form Republic of Yemen  

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

1990  Max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies on this day in history.  

1991  On this day in history inter Milan wins 20th UEFA Cup at Rome  

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

1991  On this day in history roh Jai Bong resigns as premier of South Korea  

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

1992  On this day in history california Angels are involved in a bus crash in New Jersey  

1992  India launches its Agni rocket on this day in history.  

1992  On this day in history johnny Carson's final appearance as host of the Tonight Show  

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

1993  Mieczyslaw Horszowski, Polish/US pianist (Carnegie Hall), dies at 100 on this day in history.  

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  Ousmane Zongo, Burkinabé shooting victim on this day in history.  

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

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  Louis de Buade de Frontenac, Governor of New France (d. 1698) was born on this day in history.  

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

1715  On this day in history birth of françois-Joachim de Pierre de Bernis, French cardinal and statesman (d. 1794)  

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

1724  Marc-Joseph Marion du Fresne, French explorer (d. 1772) was born on this day in history.  

1759  Gervais-Francois Couperin, composer was born on this day in history.  

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  On this day in history death of louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20  

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

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

1457  On this day in history death of saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381)  

1501  Robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

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