Historical Events In April - 22
Thursday, 13 August 2020
1674 On April - 22 netherlands & Munster sign peace treaty
1676 Battle of Etna on April - 22.
1677 Battle at Catania: between French & Dutch fleet on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter
1690 John Carteret, Earl Granville (C), English chief minister (1722-42) on April - 22.
1692 Edward Bishop is jailed for proposong flogging as cure for witchcraft on this day in history.
1699 Hans A baron von Abschatz, Silesian poet, dies at 53 on April - 22.
1707 On this day in history henry Fielding, England, novelist (Joseph Andrews, Tom Jones)
1722 19 VOC "komplotteurs" in Batavia executed on April - 22.
1722 On this day in history pieter Erberfeld, German/Thais merchant on Java, dies
1724 The birth of Immanuel Kant, German philosopher on this day in history.
1724 Immanuel Kant, Konigsberg Germ, philosopher (Critique of Pure Reason) on April - 22.
1728 On April - 22 pierre de Marivaux' "Le Triomphe de Plutus," premieres in Paris
1766 The birth of Madame de Stael, French writer on this day in history.
1769 On April - 22 madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress
1773 On April - 22 jean V baron de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader
1775 Georg Hermes, German philosopher/theologist (Hermenianen) on April - 22.
1776 Johann Adolph Scheibe, German music theroist/composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1778 Captain John Paul Jones of Ranger led landing party raid on Whitehaven, England on April - 22.
1778 James Hargreaves, inventor (spinning jenny), dies on this day in history.
1781 Christian Friedrich Hermann Uber, composer on April - 22.
1782 On April - 22 josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, composer, dies at 66
1788 Zacharias H Alewijn, Dutch poet, dies 46 on April - 22.
1793 On April - 22 pres Washington attends opening of Rickett's, 1st circus in US
1796 Napoleon defeats Piedmontese at Battle of Mondovi on April - 22.
1799 Jean Poiseuille, physician/physiologist (blood pressure) on April - 22.
1804 On April - 22 gioacchino Rossini (12) performs in Imola
1809 On April - 22 battle at Eckmuhl
1816 On this day in history philip James Bailey, English poet (Festus)
1817 Curacao prohibits use of white paint due to fierce sunlight on April - 22.
1818 Cadwallader Colden Washburn, Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.
1821 On this day in history john Crome, [Old Crome], English landscape painter/etcher, dies at 52
1823 On this day in history baltic Club (Exchange) forms in London
1823 On April - 22 alfred Gibbs, Major General (Union Army), died in 1868