Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Tuesday, 03 May 2016
0401 On this day in history st Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0795 On December - 22 leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I
1100 Duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia on December - 22.
1135 On this day in history norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king
1216 On December - 22 pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus"
1337 Daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54 on December - 22.
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 On this day in history richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury
1440 Bluebeard, pirate, executed on this day in history.
1452 Jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer on December - 22.
1459 On December - 22 djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II
1465 On this day in history peace of St Truiden: Louis van Bourbon becomes bishop of Luik
1515 On December - 22 mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland
1523 On December - 22 charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen
1536 English scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal on this day in history.
1550 Richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III on December - 22.
1573 Ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia/Groningen on December - 22.
1596 On this day in history ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die
1603 On this day in history mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37
1624 Tomas Micieres, composer on December - 22.
1639 On December - 22 the birth of Jean Racine, French playwright
1642 Pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente on this day in history.
1643 On December - 22 rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana)
1668 On December - 22 stephen Day, 1st British colonial printer, dies
1684 On December - 22 johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum)
1688 Pro-James II, Earl of Danby occupies York on December - 22.
1689 On December - 22 heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck
1696 On this day in history james Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia)
1700 Egbert de Vrij Temminck, Amsterdam regent on this day in history.
1702 On December - 22 jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay)
1710 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach on this day in history.
1715 On December - 22 english pretender to the throne James III lands at Peterhead
1721 On this day in history nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery