Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Tuesday, 06 October 2015
0401 St Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0795 On December - 22 leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I
1100 On December - 22 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 December - 22.
1400 Luca della Robbia, Italy, sculptor (Madonna of Rose Garden) on this day in history.
1419 On December - 22 john XXIII, [Baldassare Cossa], Italian Pope (1410-15), dies
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 December - 22.
1523 On this day in history charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen
1536 English scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal on December - 22.
1550 Richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III on December - 22.
1573 On December - 22 ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia/Groningen
1596 On this day in history ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die
1603 Mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37 on December - 22.
1624 Tomas Micieres, composer on this day in history.
1639 On December - 22 the birth of Jean Racine, French playwright
1642 Pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente on December - 22.
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 this day in history.
1689 Heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck on this day in history.
1696 James Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia) on this day in history.
1700 On December - 22 egbert de Vrij Temminck, Amsterdam regent
1702 On December - 22 jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay)
1710 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach on December - 22.
1715 English pretender to the throne James III lands at Peterhead on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery