On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Tsunami strikes Hilo, Hawaii at 01:04 AM, severely damaging virtually all coastal towns between the 37th and 44th parallels

Famous Birthdays

  • Hideaki Anno, Japanese film director and animator (Neon Genesis Evangelion), born in Ube, Yamaguchi, Japan