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Historical Events Happened In May - 22

Friday, 06 May 2016

1990  On May - 22 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 May - 22.  

1991  Inter Milan wins 20th UEFA Cup at Rome on May - 22.  

1991  NFL Owners agree to add 2 teams in 1994 on May - 22.  

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

1991  Lino Brocka, director (Macho Dancer, Jaguar), dies in car crash at 51 on this day in history.  

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

1992  On this day in history india launches its Agni rocket  

1992  On May - 22 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  Frederick Hemming McClintock, criminologist, dies at 68 on this day in history.  

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

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

2003  Ousmane Zongo, Burkinabé shooting victim on this day in history.  

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  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 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 May - 22.  

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.  

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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  Abraham Patras, governor-general of East-Indies (1735-37) was born on May - 22.  

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

1722  Johannes Schmidlin, composer was born on this day in history.  

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

1759  On May - 22 birth of gervais-Francois Couperin, composer  

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  On May - 22 death of louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20  

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 May - 22.  

1501  On May - 22 robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66  

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

1540  Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57 on May - 22.  

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