On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1987

Historical Events

  • 30 killed in a Texas tornado

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestNovak Đoković

Novak Đoković [Djokovic], Serbian tennis player (record equalling 20 x Grand Slam singles titles), born in Belgrade, Serbia

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković

Famous Deaths

  • Mario Zafred, Italian composer, and opera director dies at 65
1987 Highlights

About May 22, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini