On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Aer Lingus (Aer Loingeas) is founded by the Irish government as the national airline of the Republic of Ireland

Famous Birthdays

  • George H. Heilmeier, American engineer (helped invent LCD displays), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2014)
  • M. Scott Peck, American psychiatrist and writer (The Road Less Traveled), born in NYC, New York (d. 2005)