Historical Events In August - 22
Tuesday, 23 July 2019
0392 Arbogast has Eugenius elected Western Roman Emperor on August - 22.
0408 Flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48 on this day in history.
0476 Odoacer is named Rex italiae by his troop on this day in history.
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 August - 22.
0851 On August - 22 erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland.
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 August - 22.
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 August - 22.
1286 On this day in history erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
1350 On August - 22 philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies
1367 Egidius AC Albornor, Spanish archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1454 On this day in history jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus
1485 Richard III slain at Bosworth Field-last of Plantagenets on this day in history.
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 Bartolomeo Spontone, composer on this day in history.
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 August - 22.
1559 Spanish archbishop Bartholome de Carranza arrested as heretic on August - 22.
1572 On August - 22 failed assassination on admiral De Coligny
1582 King James IV of Scotland captured on August - 22.
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 Madras (now Chennai), India, is founded by the British East India Company on a sliver of land bought from local Nayak rulers on this day in history.
1642 On August - 22 english Civil War begins
1642 On August - 22 civil War in England began between Royalists & Parliament
1647 On this day in history denis Papin, French physicist (Papiniaanse pot, steam machine)
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 On August - 22 johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67