Historical Events In August - 22
Sunday, 17 November 2019
0392 Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland.
1138 On this day in history english defeated Scots at Cowton Moor Banners of various saints were carried into battle which led to being called Battle of the Standard
1241 Gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies on this day in history.
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 On August - 22 philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies
1367 On this day in history 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 Richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets on August - 22.
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 this day in history bartolomeo Spontone, composer
1532 William Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1572 On August - 22 failed assassination on admiral De Coligny
1582 King James IV of Scotland captured on this day in history.
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 this day in history christopher Gibbons, composer
1632 On August - 22 prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht
1639 On August - 22 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 Civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament on August - 22.
1647 Denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine) on August - 22.
1654 Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam on this day in history.
1654 On August - 22 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