Historical Events In February - 22
Monday, 22 April 2019
0606 Sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies on this day in history.
0896 Pope Formosa crowned king Arnulf of Karinthie/French emperor on this day in history.
1071 On this day in history battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I
1071 On February - 22 arnulf III, earl of Flanders/Hainault (Arnulf I), dies in battle
1076 Godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Lower Lorraine, murdered [or Feb 26] on this day in history.
1078 Johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies on February - 22.
1111 Roger Borsa, King of Sicily on February - 22.
1213 Wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies on this day in history.
1281 Simon de Brion elected Pope Martinus IV on this day in history.
1288 On February - 22 girolamo Masci elected Pope Nicolas IV
1300 On this day in history pope Boniface VIII delegates degree
1349 Jews are expelled from Zurich Switzerland on this day in history.
1371 On February - 22 david II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71), dies at 46
1403 Charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out English on this day in history.
1440 On February - 22 ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia
1478 On February - 22 hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies
1495 French King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim the crown on February - 22.
1495 On February - 22 french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown
1512 On February - 22 amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America), dies at 60
1514 Tahmasp I, shah of Persia (1524-76)/author (Tazkire-i Shah) on this day in history.
1542 On this day in history santino Garsi, composer
1561 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on February - 22.
1573 On this day in history gemignano Capilupi, composer
1599 Anthony Van Dyck, Antwerp Belgium, painter on February - 22.
1630 On this day in history indians introduce pilgrims to popcorn, at Thanksgiving
1632 On this day in history galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
1634 On February - 22 petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect
1656 On February - 22 new Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site
1674 John Wilson, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1684 William Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath) on this day in history.
1687 On February - 22 jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer
1690 On this day in history charles Le Brun, classical painter (Academie de Peinture), dies at 70
1705 On February - 22 peter Arctedius, [Artedi], Swedish biologist
1727 Francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.