On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Earthquake strikes Costa Rica & Panama, kills 95
  • Frank Thomas is 1st White Sox to homer at new Comiskey Park

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Intel releases 486SX chip

Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel Andrew Grove
Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel
Andrew Grove

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Johnny Carson announces he will retire next year from "The Tonight Show"

Comedian and TV Host Johnny Carson
Comedian and TV Host
Johnny Carson
  • Shalom America (Jewish cable network) is launched in Brooklyn & Queens