On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 2013

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
2013 Highlights

About May 22, 2013

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini