Historical Events In December - 22
Sunday, 09 December 2018
0401 On this day in history st Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0795 Leo III succeeds pope Adrianus I on December - 22.
1022 On this day in history elvira Mendes, wife of Alfonso V of Castile (b. 996)
1100 On this day in history duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia
1135 On December - 22 norman nobles recognize Stefanus van Blois as English king
1193 Saladin, Kurdish sultan (b. 1137) on this day in history.
1216 On December - 22 pope Honorius III delegates degree "Religiosam vitam eligentibus"
1337 On this day in history daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54
1400 Luca della Robbia, Italy, sculptor (Madonna of Rose Garden) on this day in history.
1419 On this day in history john XXIII, [Baldassare Cossa], Italian Pope (1410-15), dies
1428 On this day in history richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury
1440 On this day in history bluebeard, pirate, executed
1452 Jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer on December - 22.
1459 On December - 22 djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II
1465 Peace of St Truiden: Louis van Bourbon becomes bishop of Luik on December - 22.
1515 Mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland on December - 22.
1523 Charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen on December - 22.
1536 On December - 22 english scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal
1550 Richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III on this day in history.
1573 Ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia/Groningen on this day in history.
1596 Ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die on this day in history.
1603 Mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37 on December - 22.
1624 On December - 22 tomas Micieres, composer
1639 On December - 22 the birth of Jean Racine, French playwright
1642 Pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente on December - 22.
1643 On December - 22 rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana)
1668 On this day in history stephen Day, 1st British colonial printer, dies
1684 Johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum) on this day in history.
1688 Pro-James II, Earl of Danby occupies York on this day in history.
1689 Heavy earthquake strikes Innsbruck on this day in history.
1696 James Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia) on this day in history.
1700 Egbert de Vrij Temminck, Amsterdam regent on this day in history.
1702 Jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay) on December - 22.
1710 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach on December - 22.