On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1988

Historical Events

  • 500 US scientists pledge to boycott Pentagon germ-warfare research

Famous Deaths

  • Duane Jones, dies of cardiopulmonary arrest at 51
  • Luigi Lucioni, Italian-American landscape painter (opera stars), dies at 87
1988 Highlights

About July 22, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 33 years and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer