Historical Events For May - 22
Monday, 22 May 2017
0760 Today in history 14th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
1176 Today in history murder attempt by "Assassins" on Saladin near Aleppo
1200 Peace of Goulet today in history.
1370 Jews are expelle/ assacred from Brussels Belgium on May - 22.
1377 On this day in history pope Gregory XI issues five papal bulls to denounce the doctrines of English theologian John Wycliffe.
1455 Today in history open battle in England's 30-year War of the Roses (St Albans)
1455 On May - 22 richard of York takes St Albans, kidnapping King Henry VI
1526 Today in history pope Clemens VII, France, Genoa, Venice, Florence & Milan form Anti-French League of Cognac
1570 Today in history the first atlas, with 70 maps, published
1570 Today in history 1st atlas, with 70 maps, published
1594 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen today in history.