Historical Events For January - 22
Monday, 22 January 2018
0565 On January - 22 eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus.
0871 Battle at Basing: Danish invasion army beats Ethelred of Wessex today in history.
1371 Today in history king Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned
1506 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican today in history.
1510 Today in history jews are expelled from Colmar Germany
1517 Turks conquer Cairo on this day in history.
1521 Emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms on January - 22.
1528 Today in history england & France declare war on Emperor Charles V
1561 Today in history the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
1575 Today in history english queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis & William Byrd music press monopoly
1584 On January - 22 parts of Switzerland adopt Gregorian calendar (& parts in 1812)