What Happened on May 22, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsTelevision Awards

18th Emmy Awards: The Fugitive, Dick Van Dyke & Mary Tyler Moore win

  • Shirley Englehorn wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Royal, NBA forward (Charlotte Hornets, Orlando Magic)
  • Jose Mesa, Azua Dom Rep, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)
  • Kenny Hickey, American guitarist (Type O Negative)

Famous Deaths

  • Tom Goddard, cricketer (22 wkts in 8 Tests for England 1930-39), dies