On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 2016

Historical Events

  • Paris Agreement on climate change signed in New York binding 195 nations to an increase in the global average temperature to less than 2°C above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the increase to 1.5°C

Famous Deaths

  • Isabelle Dinoire, French recipient of world's 1st partial face transplant, dies from surgical complications at 49
  • Madeleine Sherwood, Canadian actress (Mother Superior - Flying Nun), dies at 93
2016 Highlights

About April 22, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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