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Historical Events Happened In May - 22

Sunday, 21 December 2014

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  Max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies on May - 22.  

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

1992  On May - 22 california Angels are involved in a bus crash in New Jersey  

1992  On this day in history india launches its Agni rocket  

1992  Johnny Carson's final appearance as host of the Tonight Show on May - 22.  

1993  Riddick Bowe TKOs Jesse Ferguson in 2 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.  

1993  On May - 22 mieczyslaw Horszowski, Polish/US pianist (Carnegie Hall), dies at 100  

1994  Frederick Hemming McClintock, criminologist, dies at 68 on May - 22.  

1995  Laverne & Shirley 20th anniversary reunionn special, televised on May - 22.  

1995  On May - 22 robert Flemyng, actor (Kafka, Rebecca, Funny Face), dies at 83  

1996  Duncan Montgomery Stewart, academic, dies at 66 on May - 22.  

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 May - 22.  

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 this day in history.  

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

2012  Tokyo Skytree, the tallest self-supporting tower in the world at 634 metres high, is opened to public on May - 22.  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1622  On May - 22 birth of louis de Buade de Frontenac, Governor of New France (d. 1698)  

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  Johannes Schmidlin, composer was born on May - 22.  

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 May - 22.  

1770  Princess Elizabeth of the United Kingdom (d. 1840) was born on this day in history.  

1772  Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer (d. 1833) was born on May - 22.  

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 this day in history.  

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 May - 22.  

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  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