On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1992

Historical Events

  • California Angels, are involved in a bus crash, in New Jersey
  • India launches its Agni rocket

TV Show Appearance

Johnny Carson's final appearance as host of "The Tonight Show"

  • NHL Clarence Campbell Conference Final: Chicago Blackhawks beat Edmonton Oilers, 4 games to 0

Famous Deaths

  • Zellig S. Harris, Russian-American linguist, dies at 82
1992 Highlights

About May 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini