Historical Events In August - 22
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0392 Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor on this day in history.
0408 On this day in history flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48
0476 Odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop on this day in history.
0565 St Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness on August - 22.
0634 Abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies on August - 22.
0851 On this day in history erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland.
1138 On this day in history english defeated Scots at Cowton Moor Banners of various saints were carried into battle which led to being called Battle of the Standard
1241 On August - 22 gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies
1280 Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies on August - 22.
1286 On August - 22 erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
1350 Philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies on this day in history.
1367 On this day in history egidius AC Albornor, Spanish archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57
1454 Jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus on August - 22.
1485 Richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets on this day in history.
1485 On August - 22 battle of Bosworth Field
1485 On August - 22 richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32
1530 On this day in history bartolomeo Spontone, composer
1532 On this day in history william Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82
1543 On August - 22 emperor Charles V's army occupies Duren
1553 John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded on this day in history.
1559 On this day in history spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic
1572 Failed assassination on admiral De Coligny on August - 22.
1582 King James IV of Scotland captured on August - 22.
1603 On this day in history 1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam
1614 On August - 22 trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt
1615 Christopher Gibbons, composer on this day in history.
1632 On August - 22 prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht
1639 Madras (now Chennai), India, is founded by the British East India Company on a sliver of land bought from local Nayak rulers on August - 22.
1642 On August - 22 english Civil War begins
1642 Civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament on August - 22.
1647 Denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine) on this day in history.
1654 Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam on this day in history.
1654 Jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam (modern day Manhattan) aboard the Peartree, one ot the first Jewish colonists on August - 22.
1680 On this day in history johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67