What Happened on May 22, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British Army Fusilier Lee Rigby is murdered near the Royal Artillery Barracks in London by two Islamic terrorists, Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale.

Famous Deaths

  • Fusilier Lee Rigby, British Army soldier, murdered near the Royal Artillery Barracks in London by two Islamic terrorists, Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale
  • Henri Dutilleux, French composer (Tout un monde lointain, L'arbre des songes), dies at 97