Historical Events In April - 22
Friday, 03 July 2020
1674 On this day in history netherlands & Munster sign peace treaty
1676 Battle of Etna on April - 22.
1677 On April - 22 battle at Catania: between French & Dutch fleet
1682 On this day in history willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter
1690 John Carteret, Earl Granville (C), English chief minister (1722-42) on this day in history.
1692 Edward Bishop is jailed for proposong flogging as cure for witchcraft on April - 22.
1699 Hans A baron von Abschatz, Silesian poet, dies at 53 on April - 22.
1707 Henry Fielding, England, novelist (Joseph Andrews, Tom Jones) on April - 22.
1722 On this day in history 19 VOC "komplotteurs" in Batavia executed
1722 Pieter Erberfeld, German/Thais merchant on Java, dies on April - 22.
1724 The birth of Immanuel Kant, German philosopher on April - 22.
1724 On April - 22 immanuel Kant, Konigsberg Germ, philosopher (Critique of Pure Reason)
1728 On April - 22 pierre de Marivaux' "Le Triomphe de Plutus," premieres in Paris
1766 The birth of Madame de Stael, French writer on this day in history.
1769 Madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress on April - 22.
1773 Jean V baron de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader on this day in history.
1775 On April - 22 georg Hermes, German philosopher/theologist (Hermenianen)
1776 On this day in history johann Adolph Scheibe, German music theroist/composer, dies at 67
1778 On this day in history captain John Paul Jones of Ranger led landing party raid on Whitehaven, England
1778 On this day in history james Hargreaves, inventor (spinning jenny), dies
1781 On April - 22 christian Friedrich Hermann Uber, composer
1782 On April - 22 josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, composer, dies at 66
1788 Zacharias H Alewijn, Dutch poet, dies 46 on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history pres Washington attends opening of Rickett's, 1st circus in US
1796 Napoleon defeats Piedmontese at Battle of Mondovi on this day in history.
1799 Jean Poiseuille, physician/physiologist (blood pressure) on April - 22.
1804 On this day in history gioacchino Rossini (12) performs in Imola
1809 Battle at Eckmuhl on this day in history.
1816 Philip James Bailey, English poet (Festus) on April - 22.
1817 On this day in history curacao prohibits use of white paint due to fierce sunlight
1818 Cadwallader Colden Washburn, Major General (Union volunteers) on April - 22.
1821 John Crome, [Old Crome], English landscape painter/etcher, dies at 52 on April - 22.
1823 Baltic Club (Exchange) forms in London on April - 22.
1823 Alfred Gibbs, Major General (Union Army), died in 1868 on April - 22.