What Happened on May 22, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Mother-In-Law" by Ernie K-Doe hits #1
  • "Touchables In Brooklyn" by Dickie Goodman hits #42
  • 1st revolving restaurant (Top Of The Needle in Seattle) opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Dana Williams, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle), born in Dayton, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Joan Davis, actress (I Married Joan), dies of heart attack at 53