Historical Events on May 22nd, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 37th Academy of Country Music Awards: Brooks & Dunn, Martina McBride & Alan Jackson win
  • American civil rights movement: a jury in Birmingham, Alabama, convicts former Ku Klux Klan member Bobby Frank Cherry of the 1963 murders of four girls in the bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mike Babcock is named head coach of the Anaheim Mighty Ducks

NHL Coach Mike Babcock
NHL Coach
Mike Babcock
  • The remains of the missing Chandra Levy are found in Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C.