Historical Events In August - 22
Friday, 04 December 2020
0392 Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor on August - 22.
0408 Flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48 on August - 22.
0476 Odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop on August - 22.
0565 On August - 22 st Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness
0634 On August - 22 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 August - 22 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 this day in history.
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 Jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus on this day in history.
1485 On August - 22 richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets
1485 On August - 22 battle of Bosworth Field
1485 Richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32 on August - 22.
1530 On August - 22 bartolomeo Spontone, composer
1532 William Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82 on August - 22.
1543 On this day in history emperor Charles V's army occupies Duren
1553 John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded on this day in history.
1559 Spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic on this day in history.
1572 On August - 22 failed assassination on admiral De Coligny
1582 On this day in history king James IV of Scotland captured
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 On August - 22 christopher Gibbons, composer
1632 On this day in history prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht
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 On this day in history civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament
1647 On this day in history denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine)
1654 On this day in history jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam
1654 Jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam (modern day Manhattan) aboard the Peartree, one ot the first Jewish colonists on this day in history.
1680 On this day in history johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67