Historical Events In February - 22
Friday, 20 April 2018
0606 Sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies on this day in history.
0896 Pope Formosa crowned king Arnulf of Karinthie/French emperor on this day in history.
1071 Battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I on this day in history.
1071 On February - 22 arnulf III, earl of Flanders/Hainault (Arnulf I), dies in battle
1076 Godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Lower Lorraine, murdered [or Feb 26] on February - 22.
1078 On this day in history johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies
1111 On this day in history roger Borsa, King of Sicily
1213 On this day in history wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies
1281 Simon de Brion elected Pope Martinus IV on February - 22.
1288 On February - 22 girolamo Masci elected Pope Nicolas IV
1300 On February - 22 pope Boniface VIII delegates degree
1349 Jews are expelled from Zurich Switzerland on February - 22.
1371 On February - 22 david II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71), dies at 46
1403 On this day in history charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out English
1440 On February - 22 ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia
1478 Hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies on this day in history.
1495 On February - 22 french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim the crown
1495 French King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown on February - 22.
1512 Amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America), dies at 60 on February - 22.
1514 On this day in history tahmasp I, shah of Persia (1524-76)/author (Tazkire-i Shah)
1542 On February - 22 santino Garsi, composer
1561 On this day in history william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
1573 On this day in history gemignano Capilupi, composer
1599 Anthony Van Dyck, Antwerp Belgium, painter on this day in history.
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 On February - 22 petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect
1656 New Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site on February - 22.
1674 On February - 22 john Wilson, composer, dies at 78
1684 William Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath) on this day in history.
1687 On February - 22 jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer
1690 On February - 22 charles Le Brun, classical painter (Academie de Peinture), dies at 70
1705 On this day in history peter Arctedius, [Artedi], Swedish biologist
1727 On this day in history francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58