On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Results from the Montenegrin independence referendum, 2006 are announced. 55.4% of voters vote to become independent from the Serbia and Montenegro Union.

Famous Deaths

  • Heather Crowe, Canadian activist (b. 1945)
  • Lee Jong-wook, Korean Director-General of the World Health Organization, dies of stroke at 61