April 22nd: What is special about this date?

April 22nd marks the 112th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 113th in case of leap years). There are 253 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on April 22nd, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to April 22nd and what happened on April 22nd in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about April 22nd.


April 22nd: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On April 22nd there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Amber Heard
    Amber Heard (1986)

    Amber heard is an american actress known for her roles in films such as aquaman and the rum diary.

  • Jack Nicholson
    Jack Nicholson (1937)

    After years of playing smaller roles, he is now a major actor in america.

  • Machine Kelly
    Machine Kelly (1990)

    Machine gun kelly, also known as mgk, is an american rapper and actor known for his rapid-fire delivery and energetic live performances.

  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan
    Jeffrey Dean Morgan (1966)

    Jeffrey dean morgan is an american actor known for his roles in tv shows like grey's anatomy and the walking dead, as well as his portrayal...

  • François Berléand
    François Berléand (1952)

    French theater and film actor.

  • Andie MacDowell
    Andie MacDowell (1958)

    Andie macdowell is an american actress known for her roles in popular films such as 'groundhog day' and 'four weddings and a funeral'.

  • Patti LuPone
    Patti LuPone (1949)

    Patti lupone is a tony and grammy award-winning american actress and singer known for her powerful performances in musical theater,...

  • Eddie Albert
    Eddie Albert (1908)

    Eddie albert was an american actor known for his roles in film and television, including his iconic role as oliver wendell douglas in the tv...

  • Ryan Stiles
    Ryan Stiles (1959)

    Ryan stiles is a canadian-american actor and comedian best known for his work on the improv comedy show 'whose line is it anyway?'.

  • Evelyne Bouix
    Evelyne Bouix (1953)

    French actress on the stage and in film, well-known for her interpretation of piaf in "edith and marcel", 1983.

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April 22nd: who died on this date?

On April 22nd the following celebrities died:

  • Richard Nixon
    Richard Nixon (1994)

    American lawyer, who became a u.s.

  • Alida Valli
    Alida Valli (2006)

    Internationally recognized italian actress.

  • Erma Bombeck
    Erma Bombeck (1996)

    American humorist and journalist, author of 11 books and a column that was read by millions across 700 cities.

  • Shirley Knight
    Shirley Knight (2020)

    American actress (b. 1936).

  • Walter Slezak
    Walter Slezak (1983)

    Austrian-american actor, who won the tony award and n.y.

  • Will Geer
    Will Geer (1978)

    Actor (grandpa walton–waltons), passes away at 75.

  • Jane Froman
    Jane Froman (1980)

    American actress and singer (b. 1907).

  • Irene Rich
    Irene Rich (1988)

    American silent screen star, who was 16 at the time.

  • Lionel Atwill
    Lionel Atwill (1946)

    Actor (captain blood and great waltz), died at 61.

  • See all famous people who died on April 22nd


April 22nd: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On April 22nd, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Taurus according to the Western Zodiac.

Taurus zodiac sign

April 22nd: what is special about the Taurus sign?

The Taurus sign encompasses people born between April 20th and May 20th.

You can discover Taurus's personality traits and attitude and Taurus's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Taurus born in April discover why April born are so special.


April 22nd: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on April 22nd in history:

  • Apr 22, 1934: John Dillinger and two others shoot their way out of an FBI ambush in northern Wisconsin.
  • Apr 22, 1940: Rear Admiral Joseph Taussig testifies before US Senate Naval Affairs Committee that war with Japan is inevitable (He was right).
  • Apr 22, 1955: US Congress orders all US coins to bear motto "In God We Trust".
  • Apr 22, 1964: Tanganyika andZanzibar form Republic Tanzania
  • Apr 22, 1967: Martial Law goes into effect in Greece.
  • Apr 22, 1970: Park opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • Apr 22, 1976: Barbara Walters becomes 1st female nightly network news anchor
  • Apr 22, 1989: Welcome to the Club closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 12 performances
  • Apr 22, 1992: High Rollers Social & Pleasure Club closes at H Hayes NYC 14 performances
  • Apr 22, 1997: Haouch Khemisti massacre in Algeria : 93 villagers killed.
  • Apr 22, 2012: Bahraini uprising:
  • Apr 22, 2015: Ten people were killed in a tribal dispute in Papua New Guinea's Hela Province, between Tapamu and Wapiago clans.

What day of the year is April 22nd?

April 22nd marks the 112th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 113th in case of leap years).

There are 253 days remaining until the end of the year.

April 22nd is the 22nd day of the month of April.