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Historical Events In December - 22

Tuesday, 04 August 2020

1867  On December - 22 frantisek X Salda, Czech writer/critic  

1867  On this day in history jean-Victor Poncelet, French mathematician (kinematics), dies at 79  

1868  John Nance Garner, Texas, (VP-D-1933-41) on December - 22.  

1869  Newfoundlanders vote against joining Confederation. (later they see the error of their ways and join up) on this day in history.  

1869  Andre[-Paul-Guillaume] Gide, Paris France, writer (Nobel 1947) on this day in history.  

1870  On December - 22 jules Janssen, flies in a balloon in order to study a solar eclipse  

1870  On December - 22 jules Janssen, flys in a balloon in order to study a solar eclipse  

1870  Constantine D Uschinsky, Russian educator, dies at 46 [NS=Jan 3 1871] on this day in history.  

1873  L[eopold] S[tennett] Amery, British politician on this day in history.  

1874  Franz Schmidt, composer on this day in history.  

1874  On December - 22 johann Peter Pixis, composer, dies at 86  

1875  On this day in history antoine Mariotte, composer  

1875  Nikolay Alexeyevich Titov, composer, dies at 75 on December - 22.  

1876  Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, Ital writer (Futurism e Futurista) on this day in history.  

1877  On December - 22 "American Bicycling Journal" begins publishing (Boston, Mass)  

1877  On this day in history montreal Quebec-Laval University opens a branch campus in Montreal, later the University of Montreal  

1877  Endre Ady, Hungary, lyric poet on this day in history.  

1879  Ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier) on this day in history.  

1880  On this day in history george Eliot, Victorian novelist (Adam Bede), dies on 61st birthday  

1881  Enver Pasa, Istanbul Turkey, Turkish politician on this day in history.  

1882  On this day in history 1st string of Christmas tree lights created by Thomas Edison  

1882  On this day in history charles Vildrac, Paris France, poet/playwright  

1883  On this day in history august Strindberg's "Lycko-Pers Reja," premieres  

1883  Arthur James Cook, England, union leader (coal miners) on December - 22.  

1885  Pope Leo XIII proclaims extraordinary jubilee on December - 22.  

1885  On December - 22 joseph Deems Taylor, NYC, composer (Peter Ibbetson)  

1886  On this day in history 1st national accountants' society in US formed (NYC)  

1888  Heavyweight boxing champ John L Sullivan challenges Jake Kilrain on this day in history.  

1888  Joseph Arthur Rank, English film magnate/baron on December - 22.  

1889  Mikha`il Na'imah, Lebanon, playwright on December - 22.  

1890  On this day in history cornwallis Valley Railway begins operation between Kingsport and Kentville, Nova Scotia.  

1890  Mark Tobey, US abstract painter (Broadway Norm) on December - 22.  

1891  On December - 22 edward L Bernays, Vienna Austria, 1st public relations agent  

1893  Benedikt Randhartinger, composer, dies at 91 on December - 22.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 22

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1095  On this day in history birth of roger II of Sicily, King of Sicily (d. 1154)  

1178  On this day in history birth of emperor Antoku of Japan (d. 1185)  

1400  On December - 22 birth of luca della Robbia, Italy, sculptor (Madonna of Rose Garden)  

1428  On December - 22 birth of richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury  

1452  On this day in history birth of jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer  

1459  On this day in history birth of djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II  

1515  Mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland was born on this day in history.  

1523  Charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen was born on December - 22.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1100  On this day in history death of duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia  

1337  On this day in history daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54  

1419  On December - 22 john XXIII, [Baldassare Cossa], Italian Pope (1410-15), dies  

1440  Death of Bluebeard, pirate, executed on December - 22.  

1550  On December - 22 death of richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III  

1603  On December - 22 mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37  

1646  On this day in history death of peter Mogila, Orthodox Metropolitan of Kiev and Galicia (b. 1596)  

1660  On December - 22 death of andrĂ© Tacquet, Flemish mathematician (b. 1612)  

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