Historical Events In February - 22
Thursday, 05 August 2021
0606 Sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies on this day in history.
0896 On February - 22 pope Formosa crowned king Arnulf of Karinthie/French emperor
1071 On February - 22 battle of Cassel-Robert I the Frisian defeats Arnulf III/I
1071 On this day in history 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 February - 22.
1078 On this day in history johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies
1111 On February - 22 roger Borsa, King of Sicily
1213 Wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies on this day in history.
1281 On February - 22 simon de Brion elected Pope Martinus IV
1288 On this day in history girolamo Masci elected Pope Nicolas IV
1300 Pope Boniface VIII delegates degree on February - 22.
1349 Jews are expelled from Zurich Switzerland on this day in history.
1371 On this day in history 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 On February - 22 french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim the crown
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 On this day in history tahmasp I, shah of Persia (1524-76)/author (Tazkire-i Shah)
1542 On this day in history santino Garsi, composer
1561 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on this day in history.
1573 Gemignano Capilupi, composer on February - 22.
1599 Anthony Van Dyck, Antwerp Belgium, painter on February - 22.
1630 On February - 22 indians introduce pilgrims to popcorn, at Thanksgiving
1632 On February - 22 galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
1634 On February - 22 petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect
1656 New Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site on this day in history.
1674 John Wilson, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1684 William Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath) on February - 22.
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 On February - 22 francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58