On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 2005

Famous Deaths

  • (John) Norman Bird, British stage, wireless, and screen character actor (Worzel Gummidge, 1979–81 - "Mr Braithwaite"), dies at 80
  • Eduardo Paolozzi, Scottish sculptor and pop art pioneer (mosaics Tottenham Court Rd tube), dies at 81
  • Erika Fuchs, German translator, dies at 98
  • Norman Bird, English character actor, dies at 80
  • Philip Morrison, American physicist, dies at 89
2005 Highlights

About April 22, 2005

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus