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May 22


May 22
1813
Birthday of Richard Wagner Richard Wagner is bornTop 10 Composers
Top 10 Iconic Pieces of Classical Music

1859
Birthday of Sir Arthur Conan DoyleBirthday of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859).Top 10 Notes: The Hound of the Baskervilles

1907
Birth of Laurence Olivier Birth of Laurence Olivier (1907)Top 10 Actors Recreated With Special Effects

1907
Lord Laurence OlivierBirthday of Lord Laurence Olivier (1907)Top 10 Actors from the United Kingdom

1946
Birthday of George BestBirthday of George Best (1946).Top 10 Football Players

1959
Birthday of MorrisseyBirthday of Morrissey (1959)Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 1980s

1980
Pac-Man is released in JapanNamco releases the highly influential arcade game Pac-Man (1980)Stuck In 2D: Pac-Man
Top 10 Disappointing Arcade Ports

1987
Release: Ernest Goes to CampThe film Ernest Goes to Camp is released (1987)Top 10 Movie Hillbillies

1990
Microsoft releases the Windows 3.0 operating system Microsoft releases the Windows 3.0 operating system (1990)Video Profile On Microsoft

1992
Release: Alien 3The film Alien 3 is released (1992)Top 10 Movie Suicides
Top 10 Embarrassing Movies by Critically Acclaimed Directors

1992
Release: Far and AwayThe film Far and Away is released (1992)Top 10 Worst Movie Accents

1993
The TV show Saved by the Bell airs its last episodeThe TV show Saved by the Bell airs its last episode (1993)Top 10 Annoying TV Characters

1996
Mission: ImpossibleThe film Mission: Impossible is released (1996)Top 10 Spy Movies
Top 10 Movie Hackers
Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises
Top 10 Best Movies Based on a TV Series
Top 10 Movie Train Fights

2002
A jury convicts former Ku Klux Klan member Bobby Frank CherryAmerican civil rights movement: a jury in Birmingham, Alabama, convicts former Ku Klux Klan member Bobby Frank Cherry of the 1963 murders of four girls in the bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church (2002)History of the Civil Rights Movement

2006
The TV series Alias airs its last episodeThe TV series Alias airs its last episode (2006)Top 10 Disappointing TV Show Finales
Top 10 Shows That Jumped the Shark

2007
The show Veronica Mars airs its last episodeThe show Veronica Mars airs its last episode (2007)Top 10 TV Shows Cancelled Too Soon

2008
Release: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal SkullThe film Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull is released (2008)Top 10 Movie Treasure Hunters
Top 10 Anticipated But Disappointing Movies
Top 10 Bad Movies That Were Successful

2012
Release: Joey Ramone album '...Ya Know?'Joey Ramone album '...Ya Know?'The History of the Ramones

2012
Release: Slash album 'Apocalyptic Love'Slash album 'Apocalyptic Love'Guns N' Roses: History of the Hard Rock Band
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