What Happened on May 22, 1930

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ruth hits 3 consecutive HR (8th-10th of 60 in 1930)
  • Yankee "Bronx Bombers" hit 14 HRs in a game

Famous Birthdays

  • Dieuwke Y W de Graaff-Nauta, Dutch undersecretary of the Interior

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Harvey Milk, American politician and gay activist, born in Woodmere, New York (d. 1978)

American Politician Harvey Milk
American Politician
Harvey Milk
  • Kenny Ball, English jazz musician, born in Ilford, Essex (d. 2013)
  • Marisol (Maria Sol) Escobar, Venezuelan sculptor, born in Paris, France (d. 2016)