On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1984

Historical Events

Appears on tv showTelevision Premiere

CBS premiere of TV film "Pope John Paul II", starring Albert Finney in title role

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Famous Birthdays

  • Amelle Berrabah, Moroccan-British singer (Sugababes - "Round, Round"), born in Aldershot, Hampshire, England
  • Michelle Ryan, English actress

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAnsel Adams

Ansel Adams, American photographer, dies at 82

Photographer Ansel Adams
Ansel Adams
1984 Highlights

About April 22, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus