On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1988

Famous Birthdays

  • Kieran Lee, English football player

Famous Deaths

  • Bramwell Fletcher, British actor (White Cargo, Random Harvest, The Mummy), dies at 84
  • Dennis Day [Owen Patrick Eugene McNulty], Irish-American tenor ("Danny Boy"), and comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies of ALS at 72
  • Jesse Ed Davis, Native American session and touring guitarist (Taj Mahal; Concert for Bangladesh; The Faces), dies of a drug overdose at 43
  • Ross Ford, actor (Reform School Girl, Jungle Patrol), dies
1988 Highlights

About June 22, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer