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Notable Historical Events for May 22nd

201119th Billboard Music Awards: Eminem, Recovery win

1998Lewinsky scandal: a federal judge rules that United States Secret Service agents can be compelled to testify before a grand jury concerning the scandal, involving President Bill Clinton.

1939Hitler & Benito Mussolini sign "Pact of Steel"

196618th Emmy Awards: Fugitive, Dick Van Dyke & Mary Tyler Moore win

1919Andrew E. Douglass establishes the relative dates of two archaeological sites using ancient wood samples, marking a major step forward in the dating of archaeological sites

1799Napoleon makes statement in support of re-establishing Jerusalem for Jews

198834th LPGA Championship won by Sherri Turner

1990Andre Dawson receives a record 5 intentional walks in a game

1977Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Coca-Cola Golf Classic

2002Mike Babcock is named head coach of the Anaheim Mighty Ducks

May 22nd Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on May 22nd

1859Arthur Conan Doyle, UK, author brought Sherlock Holmes to life twice

1970Naomi Campbell, London England, model/actress (Cool as Ice, Unzipped)

1813Richard Wagner, Leipsig Germany, composer (Ring, Flying Dutchman)

1930Harvey Milk, Woodmere New York, American politician and gay activist

May 22nd Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on May 22nd

1860Major General George McClellan (33) weds Mary Ellen at Calvary Church in NYC, New York

2010"Numb3rs" star David Krumholtz (32) weds actress Vanessa Britting (29) at The Plaza Hotel in New York City

2010Singer-songwriter and guitarist Alanis Morissette (38) weds rapper Mario Treadway (32) in Los Angeles

1945Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren (18) weds partner Ed Warren (18)

May 22nd Weddings
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Notable Deaths on May 22nd

337Constantine the Great, Emperor of Rome (306-37), dies at 47

1802Martha Washington, 1st US First Lady (1789-97), dies at 70

May 22nd Deaths
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