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Historical Events In August - 22

Wednesday, 23 September 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 this day in history.  

0565  On August - 22 st Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness  

0634  Abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies on this day in history.  

0851  Erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland on this day in history.  

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 August - 22 gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies  

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 this day in history.  

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

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  Battle of Bosworth Field on August - 22.  

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  William Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82 on this day in history.  

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

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 August - 22.  

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 this day in history 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 this day in history.  

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

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 August - 22 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  On August - 22 birth of georges de Scudéry, French writer (d. 1667)  

1615  Christopher Gibbons, composer was born on August - 22.  

1624  Jean Renaud de Segrais, French writer (d. 1701) was born on August - 22.  

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

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  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 this day in history.  

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

1188  On this day in history death of ferdinand II, King of Leon (b. 1137)  

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

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

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