Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Tuesday, 25 November 2014
0401 On December - 22 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 Pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus" on this day in history.
1337 On this day in history daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54
1400 Luca della Robbia, Italy, sculptor (Madonna of Rose Garden) on this day in history.
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 On December - 22 bluebeard, pirate, executed
1452 Jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer on December - 22.
1459 On this day in history 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 this day in history mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland
1523 Charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history english scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal
1550 On December - 22 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana)
1668 Stephen Day, 1st British colonial printer, dies on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history 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 December - 22 james Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia)
1700 On this day in history 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 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.