On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 2002

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The "55 parties" clause of the Kyoto protocol is reached after its ratification by Iceland

Famous Deaths

Person of interestSam Snead

Sam Snead, American golfer ((7 PGA Tour major titles; US Masters 1949, 52, 54), dies of a stroke at 89

Golfer Sam Snead
Sam Snead