Historical Events In April - 22
Thursday, 13 May 2021
1674 On April - 22 netherlands & Munster sign peace treaty
1676 Battle of Etna on this day in history.
1677 On April - 22 battle at Catania: between French & Dutch fleet
1682 On April - 22 willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter
1690 On this day in history john Carteret, Earl Granville (C), English chief minister (1722-42)
1692 On April - 22 edward Bishop is jailed for proposong flogging as cure for witchcraft
1699 Hans A baron von Abschatz, Silesian poet, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1707 On this day in history henry Fielding, England, novelist (Joseph Andrews, Tom Jones)
1722 19 VOC "komplotteurs" in Batavia executed on April - 22.
1722 On this day in history pieter Erberfeld, German/Thais merchant on Java, dies
1724 The birth of Immanuel Kant, German philosopher on April - 22.
1724 On this day in history immanuel Kant, Konigsberg Germ, philosopher (Critique of Pure Reason)
1728 Pierre de Marivaux' "Le Triomphe de Plutus," premieres in Paris on April - 22.
1766 The birth of Madame de Stael, French writer on this day in history.
1769 On April - 22 madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress
1773 On April - 22 jean V baron de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader
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 Captain John Paul Jones of Ranger led landing party raid on Whitehaven, England on April - 22.
1778 James Hargreaves, inventor (spinning jenny), dies on April - 22.
1781 On this day in history christian Friedrich Hermann Uber, composer
1782 Josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 April - 22 gioacchino Rossini (12) performs in Imola
1809 On April - 22 battle at Eckmuhl
1816 On April - 22 philip James Bailey, English poet (Festus)
1817 Curacao prohibits use of white paint due to fierce sunlight on April - 22.
1818 On April - 22 cadwallader Colden Washburn, Major General (Union volunteers)
1821 John Crome, [Old Crome], English landscape painter/etcher, dies at 52 on April - 22.
1823 Baltic Club (Exchange) forms in London on this day in history.
1823 Alfred Gibbs, Major General (Union Army), died in 1868 on this day in history.