Historical Events In August - 22
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
0392 On August - 22 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 August - 22 odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop.
0565 On August - 22 st Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness
0634 On August - 22 abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies
0851 Erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland on this day in history.
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 this day in history gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies
1280 Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies on this day in history.
1286 On August - 22 erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
1350 Philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies on this day in history.
1367 On this day in history egidius AC Albornor, Spanish archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57
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 Battle of Bosworth Field on August - 22.
1485 On August - 22 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 August - 22.
1559 On August - 22 spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic
1572 On this day in history failed assassination on admiral De Coligny
1582 King James IV of Scotland captured on August - 22.
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 this day in history christopher Gibbons, composer
1632 On August - 22 prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht
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 English Civil War begins on August - 22.
1642 On August - 22 civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67