What Happened on May 22, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Arab terrorists kill 9 children & 3 adults on a school bus
  • France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
  • Mel Stottlemyre sets record by walking 11, but wins 2-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Clyde Johnson, cornerback (KC Chiefs)
  • Eric Wunderlich, US, 200m breaststroke (Olympics-7th-96)
  • Marcus Dowdell, NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Arizona Cardinals)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Naomi Campbell, model/actress (Cool as Ice, Unzipped), born in London, England

Supermodel & Actress Naomi Campbell
Supermodel & Actress
Naomi Campbell
  • Pedro Diniz, Brazilian Formula One driver

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph W Krutch, US writer (Measure of Man), dies at 76