Historical Events In May - 22
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
0760 14th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on this day in history.
1176 Murder attempt by "Assassins" on Saladin near Aleppo on this day in history.
1200 Peace of Goulet on this day in history.
1370 Jews are expelle/ assacred from Brussels Belgium today in history.
1377 Pope Gregory XI issues five papal bulls to denounce the doctrines of English theologian John Wycliffe on this day in history.
1455 Open battle in England's 30-year War of the Roses (St Albans) today in history.
1455 Richard of York takes St Albans, kidnapping King Henry VI on this day in history.
1526 Pope Clemens VII, France, Genoa, Venice, Florence & Milan form Anti-French League of Cognac today in history.
1570 On this day in history the first atlas, with 70 maps, published
1570 1st atlas, with 70 maps, published on May - 22.
1594 On this day in history earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen