1545 Sher Shah Sur died.
1936 Foundation stone of Brabourne stadium in Bombay was laid.
1953 Mount Everest conquered. Tenzing Norgay of Darjeeling accompanied Edmund Hillary.
1996 - 11th Lok Sabha's first session begins.
1996 - Deve Gouda electedd as 3rd Front's parliamentary party.
Dilip Donde, became the first Indian to circumnavigate world on a sailboat. Entered Mumba harbour.
Arjun Vajpai, 16 year old school boy climbed Everest.
May 22 Birthdays - Famous Indians
Raja Rammohan Roy
1917 Suniti Chaudhary - Freedom fighter
1940 Erapalli Prasanna (Cricketer - Off spin bowler)