Historical Events In August - 22
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0392 On August - 22 arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor.
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 August - 22.
0565 St Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness on this day in history.
0634 On this day in history abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies
0851 Erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland on August - 22.
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 this day in history.
1241 On August - 22 gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies
1280 Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies on August - 22.
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 August - 22.
1454 On this day in history jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus
1485 On August - 22 richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets
1485 On this day in history battle of Bosworth Field
1485 Richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32 on August - 22.
1530 Bartolomeo Spontone, composer on August - 22.
1532 William Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82 on August - 22.
1543 Emperor Charles V's army occupies Duren on this day in history.
1553 John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded on August - 22.
1559 Spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic on August - 22.
1572 On August - 22 failed assassination on admiral De Coligny
1582 On this day in history king James IV of Scotland captured
1603 1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam on this day in history.
1614 Trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt on this day in history.
1615 On August - 22 christopher Gibbons, composer
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 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 On this day in history jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam (modern day Manhattan) aboard the Peartree, one ot the first Jewish colonists
1680 Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67 on August - 22.