Historical Events Happened In February - 22
Thursday, 23 October 2014
0606 On February - 22 sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies
0896 On this day in history 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 February - 22 godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Lower Lorraine, murdered [or Feb 26]
1078 On this day in history johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies
1111 On February - 22 roger Borsa, King of Sicily
1213 Wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies on February - 22.
1281 On February - 22 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 February - 22.
1371 David II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71), dies at 46 on this day in history.
1403 On this day in history charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out English
1440 Ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia on this day in history.
1478 Hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies on February - 22.
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 this day in history.
1512 On February - 22 amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America), dies at 60
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 February - 22 william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
1573 On February - 22 gemignano Capilupi, composer
1599 On February - 22 anthony Van Dyck, Antwerp Belgium, painter
1630 Indians introduce pilgrims to popcorn, at Thanksgiving on February - 22.
1632 On February - 22 galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
1634 Petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect on this day in history.
1656 New Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site on February - 22.
1674 John Wilson, composer, dies at 78 on February - 22.
1684 On February - 22 william Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath)
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 February - 22 francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58