Historical Events In April - 22
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
1990 On April - 22 lebanon releases hostage Robert Polhill
1990 Bertil Unger, actor (Devil & Max Devlin), dies on April - 22.
1991 Intel releases the 486SX chip on April - 22.
1991 Johnny Carson announces he will retire next year from Tonight Show on April - 22.
1991 Shalom America (Jewish cable network) is launched in Brooklyn & Queens on April - 22.
1992 On April - 22 billy Wayne White, murderer, executed in Texas at 34
1993 Andries Treurnicht, founder S Afr Conservative Party, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1994 Former President Richard Nixon dies on April - 22.
1994 D Nauta, theologist/church historian/lawyer, dies at 96 on this day in history.
1995 Don Pullen, pianist/composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history david Shipman, film historian, dies at 63
2006 On April - 22 jalal Talabani re-elected for a second term as President of Iraq.
2006 On this day in history war on Terror: Four Canadian soldiers are killed 75 kilometers north of Kandahar, Afghanistan by a roadside bomb - the worst one-day combat loss for the Canadian army since the Korean War.
2007 The first round of the French presidential election of 2007 takes place on this day in history.
2012 30 year old women collapses and dies during London Marathon on this day in history.
2013 6 people are killed in a shooting rampage in Belgorod, Russia on April - 22.
2014 David Moyes is sacked as manager of Manchester United on this day in history.
2017 Ilie Năstase thrown off tennis court for insulting British female players during Fed Cup play-off against Romania in Constanta on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history bus crash in North Korea kills 36, with most Chinese tourists
2018 On this day in history saudi-led coalition airstrike kills more than 20 at a wedding in northwestern Yemen
2018 Liverpool's Egyptian soccer forward Mohamed Salah is named Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year on this day in history.
2018 Monte Carlo Tennis Masters: Rafael Nadal beats Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-2 to extend his Open-era record for most wins at the same event (11) on April - 22.
2018 Gunman opens fire at Waffle House in Nasville, Tennessee, killing four with James Shaw Jr. wrestling rifle from gunman's hands on this day in history.
2019 On April - 22 marvel film "Avengers: Endgame" directed by Anthony and Joe Russo starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans and an ensemble cast, premieres in Los Angeles
2020 On this day in history iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps deploys the country's first military satellite, using a new satellite carrier called "Ghased" ("Messenger").
2021 On April - 22 world leaders mark Earth Day by hosting a virtual summit on climate change, during which more ambitious targets for greenhouse gas emission reductions are proposed, including a 40% cut by 2030 for the United States.