On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1974

Historical Events

  • Ruffian begins her racing career as a filly and dies 14 months later
  • Soccer team Veendam forms
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • A. J. Langer, American actress
  • Greg Jones, linebacker (Washington Redskins)
  • Sean Gunn, American actor
1974 Highlights

About May 22, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini