Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
0401 On this day in history st Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0795 On this day in history leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I
1100 On this day in history duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia
1135 Norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king on December - 22.
1216 On this day in history pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus"
1337 Daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1400 On December - 22 luca della Robbia, Italy, sculptor (Madonna of Rose Garden)
1419 John XXIII, [Baldassare Cossa], Italian Pope (1410-15), dies on December - 22.
1428 Richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury on December - 22.
1440 On December - 22 bluebeard, pirate, executed
1452 Jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer on this day in history.
1459 Djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II on this day in history.
1465 On this day in history peace of St Truiden: Louis van Bourbon becomes bishop of Luik
1515 Mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland on this day in history.
1523 Charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen on this day in history.
1536 English scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal on this day in history.
1550 On this day in history richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III
1573 Ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia/Groningen on this day in history.
1596 On December - 22 ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die
1603 Mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37 on December - 22.
1624 On December - 22 tomas Micieres, composer
1639 On December - 22 the birth of Jean Racine, French playwright
1642 On December - 22 pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente
1643 On December - 22 rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana)
1668 On this day in history stephen Day, 1st British colonial printer, dies
1684 Johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum) on this day in history.
1688 On this day in history pro-James II, Earl of Danby occupies York
1689 Heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck on December - 22.
1696 James Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia) on December - 22.
1700 On December - 22 egbert de Vrij Temminck, Amsterdam regent
1702 Jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay) on December - 22.
1710 On this day in history wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach
1715 English pretender to the throne James III lands at Peterhead on this day in history.
1721 Nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery on this day in history.