On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Who's Tommy" opens at St James Theater NYC for 899 performances
  • Candid Camera creator Allen Funt suffers a stroke at 78
  • Holocaust Memorial Museum dedicated in Washington D.C.
  • Seattle Mariner Chris Basio no-hits Boston Red Sox
  • The web browser Mosaic version 1.0 is released.

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Tennis great Björn Borg divorces Loredana Berte

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg

Famous Deaths

  • Andries Treurnicht, founder South African Conservative Party, dies at 72

Person of interestCesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez, American farm labor leader (United Farm Workers), dies of natural causes at 66

Civil Rights Activist Cesar Chavez
Civil Rights Activist
Cesar Chavez
  • Mark Koenig, baseball shortstop (NY Yankees), dies at 88