Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Sunday, 02 August 2015
0401 On December - 22 st Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0795 Leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I on December - 22.
1100 On December - 22 duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia
1135 Norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king on this day in history.
1216 Pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus" on this day in history.
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 On December - 22 john XXIII, [Baldassare Cossa], Italian Pope (1410-15), dies
1428 On December - 22 richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury
1440 On this day in history bluebeard, pirate, executed
1452 On this day in history jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer
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 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 December - 22.
1550 On this day in history richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III
1573 On this day in history ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia/Groningen
1596 Ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die on December - 22.
1603 On December - 22 mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37
1624 On this day in history tomas Micieres, composer
1639 The birth of Jean Racine, French playwright on December - 22.
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 December - 22 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 this day in history.
1689 Heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck on December - 22.
1696 James Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia) on December - 22.
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 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