On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 2005

Historical Events

  • Jean Charles de Menezes is killed by police as the hunt begins for the London Bombers. See 7 July 2005 London bombings and 21 July 2005 London bombings

Famous Deaths

  • Eugene Record American songwriter and singer (The Chi-Lites) (b. 1940)
  • Jean Charles de Menezes, Brazilian electrician killed by Scotland Yard (b. 1978)
2005 Highlights

About July 22, 2005

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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