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Historical Events In August - 22

Sunday, 17 October 2021

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  On August - 22 odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop.  

0565  St Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness on August - 22.  

0634  On this day in history abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies  

0851  On August - 22 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  Gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies on August - 22.  

1280  Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies on August - 22.  

1286  Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered on August - 22.  

1350  Philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies on August - 22.  

1367  Egidius AC Albornor, Spanish archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57 on August - 22.  

1454  Jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus on August - 22.  

1485  On August - 22 richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets  

1485  On this day in history battle of Bosworth Field  

1485  Richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32 on August - 22.  

1530  Bartolomeo Spontone, composer on this day in history.  

1532  On August - 22 william Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82  

1543  Emperor Charles V's army occupies Duren on August - 22.  

1553  John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded on August - 22.  

1559  Spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic on this day in history.  

1572  Failed assassination on admiral De Coligny on August - 22.  

1582  King James IV of Scotland captured on August - 22.  

1603  1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam on August - 22.  

1614  Trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt on this day in history.  

1615  On August - 22 christopher Gibbons, composer  

1632  Prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht on August - 22.  

1639  On August - 22 madras (now Chennai), India, is founded by the British East India Company on a sliver of land bought from local Nayak rulers.  

1642  English Civil War begins on this day in history.  

1642  Civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament on August - 22.  

1647  Denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine) on August - 22.  

1654  Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam on this day in history.  

1654  On August - 22 jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam (modern day Manhattan) aboard the Peartree, one ot the first Jewish colonists  

1680  Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1530  Bartolomeo Spontone, composer was born on this day in history.  

1601  Georges de Scudéry, French writer (d. 1667) was born on this day in history.  

1615  On this day in history birth of christopher Gibbons, composer  

1624  On this day in history birth of jean Renaud de Segrais, French writer (d. 1701)  

1647  On this day in history birth of denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine)  

1679  On August - 22 birth of pierre Guérin de Tencin, French cardinal (d. 1758)  

1681  Pierre Danican Philidor, composer was born on this day in history.  

1753  On this day in history birth of christian Friedrich Ruppe, composer  

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Famous Deaths In August - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0408  On August - 22 flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48  

0634  Abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies on August - 22.  

1155  On August - 22 death of konoe, Emperor of Japan (b. 1139)  

1188  On August - 22 death of ferdinand II, King of Leon (b. 1137)  

1241  Gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies on August - 22.  

1280  On August - 22 nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies  

1286  Death of Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered on this day in history.  

1304  On August - 22 death of john II, Count of Hainaut (b. 1247)  

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