On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1996

Historical Events

  • "Tartuffe: Born Again" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 29 performances
  • 4th UEFA Champions League Final: Juventus beats Ajax (1-1, 4-2 on penalties) at Rome
  • Emmy 23rd Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 16th time

Famous Deaths

  • Duncan Montgomery Stewart, academic, dies at 66
  • Rex Collings, writer/publisher, dies at 70
1996 Highlights

About May 22, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini