Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Saturday, 25 April 2015
0401 St Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0795 Leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I on December - 22.
1100 On December - 22 duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia
1135 On this day in history norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king
1216 Pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus" on December - 22.
1337 On this day in history daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54
1400 On this day in history luca della Robbia, Italy, sculptor (Madonna of Rose Garden)
1419 John XXIII, [Baldassare Cossa], Italian Pope (1410-15), dies on this day in history.
1428 Richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury on December - 22.
1440 Bluebeard, pirate, executed on this day in history.
1452 On December - 22 jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer
1459 On this day in history djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II
1465 Peace of St Truiden: Louis van Bourbon becomes bishop of Luik on this day in history.
1515 On this day in history mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland
1523 On December - 22 charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen
1536 On December - 22 english scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal
1550 On this day in history richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III
1573 On December - 22 ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia/Groningen
1596 Ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die on this day in history.
1603 Mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37 on this day in history.
1624 Tomas Micieres, composer on December - 22.
1639 On December - 22 the birth of Jean Racine, French playwright
1642 On December - 22 pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente
1643 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana) on December - 22.
1668 Stephen Day, 1st British colonial printer, dies on this day in history.
1684 Johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum) on this day in history.
1688 On December - 22 pro-James II, Earl of Danby occupies York
1689 On this day in history heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck
1696 James Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia) on December - 22.
1700 On this day in history egbert de Vrij Temminck, Amsterdam regent
1702 On this day in history jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay)
1710 On this day in history wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach
1715 On this day in history english pretender to the throne James III lands at Peterhead
1721 On this day in history nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery