Historical Events Happened In February - 22
Saturday, 27 August 2016
0606 Sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies on February - 22.
0896 On February - 22 pope Formosa crowned king Arnulf of Karinthie/French emperor
1071 Battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I on February - 22.
1071 On February - 22 arnulf III, earl of Flanders/Hainault (Arnulf I), dies in battle
1076 On this day in history godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Lower Lorraine, murdered [or Feb 26]
1078 Johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies on this day in history.
1111 Roger Borsa, King of Sicily on this day in history.
1213 Wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies on this day in history.
1281 On this day in history simon de Brion elected Pope Martinus IV
1288 Girolamo Masci elected Pope Nicolas IV on this day in history.
1300 Pope Boniface VIII delegates degree on this day in history.
1349 Jews are expelled from Zurich Switzerland on this day in history.
1371 On February - 22 david II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71), dies at 46
1403 Charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out English on this day in history.
1440 Ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia on this day in history.
1478 On this day in history hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies
1495 French King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim the crown on February - 22.
1495 On February - 22 french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown
1512 Amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1514 Tahmasp I, shah of Persia (1524-76)/author (Tazkire-i Shah) on this day in history.
1542 Santino Garsi, composer on February - 22.
1561 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on February - 22.
1573 On February - 22 gemignano Capilupi, composer
1599 On this day in history anthony Van Dyck, Antwerp Belgium, painter
1630 Indians introduce pilgrims to popcorn, at Thanksgiving on February - 22.
1632 On this day in history galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
1634 Petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect on February - 22.
1656 On February - 22 new Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site
1674 John Wilson, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1684 On February - 22 william Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath)
1687 On February - 22 jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer
1690 Charles Le Brun, classical painter (Academie de Peinture), dies at 70 on February - 22.
1705 On February - 22 peter Arctedius, [Artedi], Swedish biologist
1727 On February - 22 francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58