Historical Events In August - 22
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0392 On this day in history arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor.
0408 On this day in history flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48
0476 On this day in history odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop.
0565 St Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness on August - 22.
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 August - 22.
1138 On August - 22 english defeated Scots at Cowton Moor Banners of various saints were carried into battle which led to being called Battle of the Standard
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 this day in history erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
1350 Philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies on this day in history.
1367 Egidius AC Albornor, Spanish archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57 on August - 22.
1454 Jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus on this day in history.
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 Richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32 on August - 22.
1530 On August - 22 bartolomeo Spontone, composer
1532 On August - 22 william Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82
1543 On this day in history emperor Charles V's army occupies Duren
1553 John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded on this day in history.
1559 On this day in history spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic
1572 On this day in history 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 August - 22.
1614 On August - 22 trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt
1615 On August - 22 christopher Gibbons, composer
1632 Prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht on August - 22.
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 On this day in history english Civil War begins
1642 On this day in history civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament
1647 On August - 22 denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine)
1654 On August - 22 jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam
1654 Jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam (modern day Manhattan) aboard the Peartree, one ot the first Jewish colonists on August - 22.
1680 On August - 22 johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67