What Happened on May 22, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Mexico declares war on Nazi-Germany & Japan
  • The Steel Workers Organizing Committee disbands, and a new trade union, the United Steelworkers, is formed.

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Parkins, actress (Betty-Peyton Place, Asylum), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Calvin Simon, US rock vocalist (Funkadelic-1 Nation Under a Groove)
  • Malika A Sabirova, Russian dancer
  • Pallo Jordan, South African ANC member/heads (Radio Freedom)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ted Kaczynski, American serial killer and terrorist known as the "Unabomber", born in Evergreen Park, Illinois

Serial Murderer and Domestic Terrorist Ted Kaczynski
Serial Murderer and Domestic Terrorist
Ted Kaczynski