Birthday Astrology & Zodiac Signs

♊ Gemini is the Zodiac Sign for May 22nd

  • Let us explore May 22nd Birthday Personality traits for Gemini.
  • Gemini is the third astrological sign in the Zodiac, originating from the constellation of Gemini. The symbol of the twins is based on the Dioscuri, two mortals that were granted shared godhood after death.

    Traditional Gemini traits are adaptable, versatile, communicative, witty, intellectual, eloquent, youthful and lively. Gemini are extremely independent and freedom is essential to their mental well being. They are very sociable and love to talk with other people. Being intellectually qurious Gemini love to gathering information and sharing it with loved ones.

    You will never be bored while being around Gemini who are lively, quick-witted and enthusiastic. Skilful and talented to work with their hands. Work wise Gemini hate repetitive tasks. They like to communicate and do work that requires independent thinking. Career options for Gemini may typically include: Teacher, Sales Professional, Writer, Inventor, Actor, Product Development Specialist, Journalist etc.

    Gemini tend to be very loyal and faithful. In marriage Gemini want equality. This is why female Gemini may pursue their career even after having children, to get independence and financial stability.
  • If you were born 2018 on the 22nd May then your star sign is Gemini.

Historical Events for May 22nd

  • Year 334 » The Macedonia (ancient kingdom) or Macedonian army of Alexander the Great defeats Darius III of Persia in the Battle of the Granicus.
  • Year 853 » A Byzantine fleet Sack of Damietta (853) named sacks and destroys undefended Damietta in Egypt.
  • Year 1176 Astrology » The Hashshashin (Assassins) attempt to murder Saladin near Aleppo.
  • Year 1200 Astrology » King John, King of England known as John of England and King Philip II of France sign the Treaty of Le Goulet.
  • Year 1246 Astrology » Henry Raspe, Landgrave of Thuringia named Henry Raspe is elected anti-king of the Kingdom of Germany, in opposition to Conrad IV of Germany or Conrad IV.
  • Year 1254 Astrology » Kingdom of Serbia (medieval) or Serbian King Stephen Uroš I of Serbia named Stephen Uroš I and the Republic of Venice sign a peace treaty.
  • Year 1377 Astrology » Pope Gregory XI issues five papal bulls to denounce the doctrines of England known as English theology known as theologian John Wycliffe.
  • Year 1455 Astrology » Start of the Wars of the Roses: at the First Battle of St Albans, Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York called Richard, Duke of York, defeats and captures King Henry VI of England.
  • Year 1762 Astrology » Sweden and Prussia sign the Treaty of Hamburg (1762) known as Treaty of Hamburg.
  • Year 1807 Astrology » A grand jury indicts former Vice President of the United States Aaron Burr on a charge of treason.
  • Year 1807 » Most of the English town of Chudleigh is destroyed by fire.
  • Year 1809 Astrology » On the second and last day of the Battle of Aspern-Essling (near Vienna, Austria), Napoleon I is repelled by an enemy army for the first time.
  • Year 1812 Astrology » Action of 22 May 1812: A small French two-frigate squadron comprising French frigate Ariane (1811) 'Ariane' and French frigate Andromaque (1811) 'Andromaque', returning from a commerce raiding campaign in the Atlantic, meets the 74-gun HMS Northumberland
  • Year 1816 Astrology » A mob in Littleport, Cambridgeshire, England, Ely and Littleport riots of 1816 named riots over high unemployment and rising grain costs; the rioting spreads to Ely, Cambridgeshire named Ely the next day.
  • Year 1819 Astrology » The SS or Savannah leaves port at Savannah, Georgia, United States, on a voyage to become the first steamship to cross the Atlantic Ocean. The ship arrived at Liverpool, England, on June 20.
  • Year 1826 Astrology » HMS known as Beagle departs on its first voyage.
  • Year 1840 Astrology » The penal transportation known as transportation of United Kingdom known as British convicts to the New South Wales colony is abolished.
  • Year 1848 Astrology » History of Martinique 1815-1899 or Slavery is abolished in Martinique.
  • Year 1856 Astrology » United States House of Representatives Congressman Preston Brooks of South Carolina beats United States Senate Senator Charles Sumner with a cane in the hall of the United States Senate for a speech Sumner had made attacking Southern United States Souther
  • Year 1863 Astrology » American Civil War: Siege of Port Hudson Union (American Civil War) known as Union forces begin to lay siege to the Confederate States of America named Confederate-controlled Port Hudson, Louisiana.
  • Year 1871 Astrology » The United States Army known as U.S. Army issues an order for abandonment of Fort Kearny in Nebraska.
  • Year 1872 Astrology » Reconstruction Era called Reconstruction: President of the United States e.g U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant signs the Amnesty Act into law restoring full civil and political rights to all but about 500 Confederate sympathizers.
  • Year 1885 Astrology » Prior to burial in the Panthéon, the body of Victor Hugo was exposed under the Arc de Triomphe during the night.
  • Year 1897 Astrology » The Blackwall Tunnel under the River Thames is officially opened
  • Year 1903 Astrology » Launch of the White Star Liner, SS known as Ionic.
  • Year 1906 Astrology » The Wright brothers are granted U.S. patent number 821,393 for their "Airplane or Flying-Machine".
  • Year 1915 Astrology » Lassen Peak erupts with a powerful force, and is the only mountain other than Mount St. Helens to erupt in the contiguous US during the 20th century.
  • Year 1915 » Three trains collide in the Quintinshill rail disaster near Gretna Green, Scotland, killing 227 people and injuring 246; the accident is found to be the result of non-standard operating practices during a shift change at a busy junction.
  • Year 1926 Astrology » Chiang Kai-shek replaces communists in Kuomintang, China.
  • Year 1939 Astrology » World War II: Germany and Italy sign the Pact of Steel.
  • Year 1942 Astrology » World War II: Ted Williams of the Boston Red Sox enlists in the United States Marine Corps as a flight instructor.
  • Year 1942 » The Steel Workers Organizing Committee disbands, and a new trade union, the United Steelworkers, is formed.
  • Year 1942 » Mexico enters World War II on the side of the Allies of World War II known as Allies.
  • Year 1943 Astrology » Joseph Stalin disbands Comintern.
  • Year 1945 Astrology » Operation Paperclip United States Army Major Robert B. Staver recommends that the U.S. evacuate German scientists and engineers to help in the development of rocket technology.
  • Year 1947 Astrology » Cold War: in an effort to fight the spread of Communism, the U.S. President Harry S. Truman signs an act into law that will later be called the Truman Doctrine. The act grants United States dollar known as $400 million in military and economic aid to
  • Year 1958 Astrology » 1958 riots in Ceylon or Sri Lankan riots of 1958: This riot is a watershed event in the race relationship of the various ethnic communities of Sri Lanka. The total number of deaths is estimated to be 300, mostly Sri Lankan Tamil people named Tamils.
  • Year 1960 Astrology » An earthquake measuring 9.5 on the moment magnitude scale, now known as the 1960 Valdivia earthquake e.g Great Chilean Earthquake, hits southern Chile. It is the most powerful earthquake ever recorded.
  • Year 1961 Astrology » An 1961 New South Wales earthquake e.g earthquake rocks New South Wales.
  • Year 1962 Astrology » Continental Airlines Flight 11 crashes after bombs explode on board.
  • Year 1963 Astrology » An assassination attempt of Greek left-wing politician Grigoris Lambrakis, who will die five days later.
  • Year 1964 Astrology » The U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson announces the goals of his Great Society social reforms to bring an "end to poverty and racial injustice" in America.
  • Year 1967 Astrology » Vietnam War: Vinh Xuan massacre.
  • Year 1968 Astrology » The nuclear-powered submarine the USS Scorpion SSN-589 6 sinks with 99 men aboard 400 miles southwest of the Azores.
  • Year 1972 Astrology » Ceylon adopts a new constitution, thus becoming a Republic, changes its name to Sri Lanka, and joins the Commonwealth of Nations.
  • Year 1980 Astrology » Namco releases the highly influential arcade game 'Pac-Man'.
  • Year 1987 Astrology » First ever 1987 Rugby World Cup Rugby World Cup kicks off with New Zealand Rugby Union New Zealand playing Italy national rugby union team Italy at Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Year 1987 » Hashimpura massacre in Meerut, India.
  • Year 1990 Astrology » Yemen Arab Republic or North and South Yemen are unified to create the Republic of Yemen.
  • Year 1990 » Microsoft releases the Windows 3.0 operating system.
  • Year 1992 Astrology » After 30 years, 66-year-old Johnny Carson hosts 'The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson known as The Tonight Show' for the last time.
  • Year 1992 » Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia join the United Nations.
  • Year 1998 Astrology » Lewinsky 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.
  • Year 2002 Astrology » American 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 16th Street Baptist Church bombing named bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church.
  • Year 2002 » In Washington, D.C., the remains of the missing Chandra Levy are found in Rock Creek Park.
  • Year 2003 Astrology » In Fort Worth, Texas, Annika Sörenstam becomes the first woman to play the PGA Tour in 58 years.
  • Year 2008 Astrology » The Late-May 2008 tornado outbreak sequence unleashes 235 tornadoes, including an Enhanced Fujita scale EF4 and an Enhanced Fujita scale EF5 tornado, between May 22 and May 31, 2008. The tornadoes strike 19 U.S. state states and one Canadian province.
  • Year 2010 Astrology » An Air India Express Boeing 737 Air India Express Flight 812 known as goes over a cliff and crashes upon landing at Mangalore, India, killing 158 of the 166 people on board. It is the worst crash involving a Boeing 737.
  • Year 2011 Astrology » 2011 Joplin tornado or An EF5 tornado strikes Joplin, Missouri, killing 162 people and wreaking $2.8 billion worth in damage—the costliest and seventh-deadliest single tornado in U.S. history.
  • Year 2012 Astrology » Tokyo Skytree is opened to public. It is the List of tallest towers in the world or tallest tower in world (634 m), and the second tallest man-made structure on Earth, after Burj Khalifa (829.8 m).

Zodiac Signs and Birthday Astrology for the Month of May