On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 2021

Historical Events

  • 30 year old Scottish light-welterweight boxer Josh Taylor becomes Britain's first undisputed world champion in the four-belt era by beating Jose Ramirez by unanimous decision in Las Vegas
  • Eurovision Song Contest won by Italian metal band Maneskin with 524 points in Rotterdam
  • Mount Nyiragongo erupts in the Democratic Republic of Congo, sending rivers of lava towards the nearby city of Goma, prompting evacuations
2021 Highlights

About May 22, 2021

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Leave The Door Open - Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak)
  • UK #1 Song: Body - Tion Wayne & Russ Millions