Historical Events In August - 22
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0392 Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor on August - 22.
0408 On this day in history flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48
0476 Odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop on August - 22.
0565 On this day in history st Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness
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 Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered on this day in history.
1350 Philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies on this day in history.
1367 On August - 22 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 On this day in history richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets
1485 On this day in history battle of Bosworth Field
1485 On this day in history richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32
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 On August - 22 emperor Charles V's army occupies Duren
1553 John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded on this day in history.
1559 Spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic on this day in history.
1572 Failed assassination on admiral De Coligny on August - 22.
1582 On this day in history king James IV of Scotland captured
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 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 August - 22.
1642 On August - 22 english Civil War begins
1642 Civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament on this day in history.
1647 Denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine) on August - 22.
1654 On this day in history jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam
1654 On August - 22 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 this day in history.