Historical Events Happened In February - 22
Friday, 27 February 2015
0606 On February - 22 sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies
0896 On February - 22 pope Formosa crowned king Arnulf of Karinthie/French emperor
1071 On February - 22 battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I
1071 On this day in history 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 Johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies on this day in history.
1111 On this day in history roger Borsa, King of Sicily
1213 Wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies on this day in history.
1281 Simon de Brion elected Pope Martinus IV on this day in history.
1288 On February - 22 girolamo Masci elected Pope Nicolas IV
1300 On this day in history 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 February - 22 charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out English
1440 On this day in history ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia
1478 Hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies on this day in history.
1495 On this day in history french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim the crown
1495 On February - 22 french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown
1512 Amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America), dies at 60 on February - 22.
1514 On February - 22 tahmasp I, shah of Persia (1524-76)/author (Tazkire-i Shah)
1542 Santino Garsi, composer on February - 22.
1561 On February - 22 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 On this day in history indians introduce pilgrims to popcorn, at Thanksgiving
1632 On February - 22 galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
1634 Petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect on February - 22.
1656 New Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site on February - 22.
1674 John Wilson, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history william Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath)
1687 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer on this day in history.
1690 Charles Le Brun, classical painter (Academie de Peinture), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1705 On February - 22 peter Arctedius, [Artedi], Swedish biologist
1727 On February - 22 francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58