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Historical Events In August - 22

Friday, 19 August 2022

0392  Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor on this day in history.  

0408  Flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48 on August - 22.  

0476  On August - 22 odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop.  

0565  On this day in history st Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness  

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  English defeated Scots at Cowton Moor Banners of various saints were carried into battle which led to being called Battle of the Standard on August - 22.  

1241  On this day in history gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies  

1280  On this day in history nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies  

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

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  On August - 22 jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus  

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 this day in history richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32  

1530  On August - 22 bartolomeo Spontone, composer  

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

1543  Emperor Charles V's army occupies Duren on this day in history.  

1553  On this day in history john Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded  

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

1572  On this day in history failed assassination on admiral De Coligny  

1582  King James IV of Scotland captured on this day in history.  

1603  On August - 22 1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam  

1614  On this day in history trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt  

1615  Christopher Gibbons, composer on August - 22.  

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  English Civil War begins on this day in history.  

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

1647  On August - 22 denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine)  

1654  Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam on August - 22.  

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

1680  On this day in history johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1530  On this day in history birth of bartolomeo Spontone, composer  

1601  Georges de Scudéry, French writer (d. 1667) was born on August - 22.  

1615  Christopher Gibbons, composer was born on this day in history.  

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

1647  Denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine) was born on this day in history.  

1679  On this day in history birth of pierre Guérin de Tencin, French cardinal (d. 1758)  

1681  On August - 22 birth of pierre Danican Philidor, composer  

1753  Christian Friedrich Ruppe, composer was born on August - 22.  

Famous Deaths In August - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0408  Flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48 on this day in history.  

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

1155  On this day in history death of konoe, Emperor of Japan (b. 1139)  

1188  Death of Ferdinand II, King of Leon (b. 1137) on this day in history.  

1241  On this day in history gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies  

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

1286  On this day in history death of erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered  

1304  Death of John II, Count of Hainaut (b. 1247) on this day in history.  

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