Historical Events For January - 22
Friday, 23 June 2017
0565 Eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus on this day in history.
0871 On this day in history battle at Basing: Danish invasion army beats Ethelred of Wessex
1336 On January - 22 louis III, last Earl of Loon, dies
1371 On this day in history king Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned
1440 Ivan III, the Great, Russian czar (1462-1505)/conquered Lithuania on this day in history.
1506 On January - 22 the first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
1510 Jews are expelled from Colmar Germany on January - 22.
1517 Turks conquer Cairo on January - 22.
1521 Emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms on this day in history.
1528 On January - 22 england & France declare war on Emperor Charles V
1531 On January - 22 andrea del Sarto, Italian painter, dies at 44
1552 On January - 22 edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset, beheaded for treason
1561 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher on this day in history.
1561 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on January - 22.
1571 Robert Bruce Cotton, English antiquary, politician on January - 22.
1575 English queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis & William Byrd music press monopoly on this day in history.
1581 On January - 22 joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer, dies
1584 Parts of Switzerland adopt Gregorian calendar (& parts in 1812) on January - 22.
1588 Pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia) on this day in history.
1592 On January - 22 pierre Gassendi, Champtercier Provence, scientist/philosopher
1599 On January - 22 cristofano Malvezzi, composer, dies at 51
1640 Erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55 on January - 22.
1649 On January - 22 pascal Collasse, composer
1655 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) on January - 22.
1673 On this day in history postal service between New York & Boston inaugurated
1689 Lord Halifax becomes Speaker of English House of Lords on January - 22.
1690 On January - 22 iroquois tribes renew allegiance to the English against the French
1690 On this day in history iroquois tribes renew allegiance to British against French
1700 On this day in history jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39
1707 Carl Hockh, composer on this day in history.
1709 On this day in history joseph Reipel, composer
1727 On this day in history claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer
1729 G E Lessing, writer on January - 22.
1733 On January - 22 philip Carteret, British Naval Officer