On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 2016

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 'Vegas Golden Knights' is revealed as the Las Vegas NHL expansion team's name

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Barack Obama posthumously awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to pioneering computer scientist and Navy Admiral Grace Hopper

Computer Scientist and Admiral Grace Hopper
Computer Scientist and Admiral
Grace Hopper
44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama

Famous Deaths

  • Florence Henderson, American actress and singer (Carol in The Brady Bunch), dies at 82