June 22, 2002 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • An earthquake in western Iran measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale kills more than 261 people.

Deaths in History

  • Ann Landers [Eppie Lederer], American advice columnist "Ask Ann Landers," twin sister of fellow advice columnist "Dear Abby" (Abigail Van Buren), dies of bone marrow cancer at 83