What Happened on May 22, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Andre Dawson receives a record 5 intentional walks in a game

MLB Star Andre Dawson
MLB Star
Andre Dawson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Deion Sanders becomes involved in a dispute with Chicago White Sox catcher Carlton Fisk, one of the most infamous incidents of Sanders' baseball career

NFL Legend Deion Sanders
NFL Legend
Deion Sanders
  • Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,852.23
  • Microsoft releases Windows 3.0
  • North & South Yemen merge to form Republic of Yemen

Famous Deaths

  • Max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies
  • Rocky Graziano, boxer/writer/actor (Mr Rock & Roll), dies at 71 of heart failure