Historical Events In January - 22
Thursday, 24 May 2018
0565 On this day in history eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus.
0871 Battle at Basing: Danish invasion army beats Ethelred of Wessex on this day in history.
1336 On January - 22 louis III, last Earl of Loon, dies
1371 On January - 22 king Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned
1440 On this day in history ivan III, the Great, Russian czar (1462-1505)/conquered Lithuania
1506 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican on January - 22.
1510 On this day in history jews are expelled from Colmar Germany
1517 Turks conquer Cairo on this day in history.
1521 Emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms on January - 22.
1528 On this day in history england & France declare war on Emperor Charles V
1531 Andrea del Sarto, Italian painter, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1552 On this day in history edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset, beheaded for treason
1561 On January - 22 the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
1561 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
1571 Robert Bruce Cotton, English antiquary, politician on this day in history.
1575 On this day in history english queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis & William Byrd music press monopoly
1581 Joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer, dies on January - 22.
1584 Parts of Switzerland adopt Gregorian calendar (& parts in 1812) on this day in history.
1588 Pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia) on January - 22.
1592 On January - 22 pierre Gassendi, Champtercier Provence, scientist/philosopher
1599 On January - 22 cristofano Malvezzi, composer, dies at 51
1640 On January - 22 erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55
1649 Pascal Collasse, composer on January - 22.
1655 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) on this day in history.
1673 On this day in history postal service between New York & Boston inaugurated
1689 On January - 22 lord Halifax becomes Speaker of English House of Lords
1690 Iroquois tribes renew allegiance to the English against the French on January - 22.
1690 On January - 22 iroquois tribes renew allegiance to British against French
1700 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1707 Carl Hockh, composer on this day in history.
1709 Joseph Reipel, composer on this day in history.
1727 Claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer on this day in history.
1729 G E Lessing, writer on January - 22.
1733 Philip Carteret, British Naval Officer on January - 22.