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.