Historical Events Happened In December - 22
Monday, 30 November 2015
0401 On December - 22 st Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0795 Leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I on this day in history.
1100 Duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia on December - 22.
1135 On December - 22 norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king
1216 Pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus" on this day in history.
1337 Daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 December - 22.
1428 On this day in history richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury
1440 On December - 22 bluebeard, pirate, executed
1452 On this day in history jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer
1459 Djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II on this day in history.
1465 Peace of St Truiden: Louis van Bourbon becomes bishop of Luik on this day in history.
1515 Mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland on December - 22.
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 this day in history.
1596 Ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die on December - 22.
1603 Mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37 on this day in history.
1624 On December - 22 tomas Micieres, composer
1639 On December - 22 the birth of Jean Racine, French playwright
1642 On December - 22 pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente
1643 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana) on December - 22.
1668 Stephen Day, 1st British colonial printer, dies on December - 22.
1684 On this day in history johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum)
1688 On this day in history pro-James II, Earl of Danby occupies York
1689 Heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck on December - 22.
1696 James Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia) on this day in history.
1700 On this day in history 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 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