Historical Events In August - 22
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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 On this day in history odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop.
0565 On August - 22 st Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness
0634 Abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies on August - 22.
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 Gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies on August - 22.
1280 Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies on August - 22.
1286 Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered on August - 22.
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 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 On August - 22 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 On August - 22 john Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded
1559 On August - 22 spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic
1572 On August - 22 failed assassination on admiral De Coligny
1582 King James IV of Scotland captured on this day in history.
1603 On this day in history 1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam
1614 Trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt on August - 22.
1615 On this day in history christopher Gibbons, composer
1632 Prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1654 Jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam (modern day Manhattan) aboard the Peartree, one ot the first Jewish colonists on this day in history.
1680 Johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67 on August - 22.