Historical Events In August - 22
Thursday, 22 April 2021
0392 Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor on August - 22.
0408 On August - 22 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 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 Erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland on August - 22.
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 On August - 22 nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies
1286 On August - 22 erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
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 this day in history.
1454 On this day in history jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus
1485 On this day in history richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets
1485 Battle of Bosworth Field on this day in history.
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 On August - 22 john Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded
1559 Spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic on August - 22.
1572 On this day in history failed assassination on admiral De Coligny
1582 On August - 22 king James IV of Scotland captured
1603 1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam on this day in history.
1614 On this day in history trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt
1615 Christopher Gibbons, composer on this day in history.
1632 Prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht on August - 22.
1639 Madras (now Chennai), India, is founded by the British East India Company on a sliver of land bought from local Nayak rulers on this day in history.
1642 On this day in history english Civil War begins
1642 On this day in history civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament
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 this day in history.
1680 Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67 on this day in history.