Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Thursday, 23 October 2014
0401 St Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on December - 22.
0795 On December - 22 leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I
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 On December - 22 pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus"
1337 On December - 22 daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54
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 On this day in history richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury
1440 On December - 22 bluebeard, pirate, executed
1452 On December - 22 jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer
1459 Djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II on December - 22.
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 On December - 22 charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen
1536 On this day in history english scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal
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 December - 22.
1596 On December - 22 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 this day in history the birth of Jean Racine, French playwright
1642 Pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente on this day in history.
1643 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana) on December - 22.
1668 On this day in history stephen Day, 1st British colonial printer, dies
1684 Johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum) on December - 22.
1688 Pro-James II, Earl of Danby occupies York on December - 22.
1689 On this day in history heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck
1696 James Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia) on December - 22.
1700 On December - 22 egbert de Vrij Temminck, Amsterdam regent
1702 On December - 22 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 December - 22 english pretender to the throne James III lands at Peterhead
1721 Nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery on this day in history.