Historical Events In February - 22
Thursday, 26 November 2020
0606 Sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies on this day in history.
0896 Pope Formosa crowned king Arnulf of Karinthie/French emperor on February - 22.
1071 On February - 22 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 February - 22.
1078 On this day in history johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies
1111 Roger Borsa, King of Sicily on this day in history.
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 Girolamo Masci elected Pope Nicolas IV on February - 22.
1300 On February - 22 pope Boniface VIII delegates degree
1349 On February - 22 jews are expelled from Zurich Switzerland
1371 David II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71), dies at 46 on this day in history.
1403 Charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out English on February - 22.
1440 On February - 22 ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia
1478 Hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies on February - 22.
1495 On February - 22 french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim the crown
1495 On this day in history french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown
1512 On February - 22 amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America), dies at 60
1514 On February - 22 tahmasp I, shah of Persia (1524-76)/author (Tazkire-i Shah)
1542 Santino Garsi, composer on February - 22.
1561 On February - 22 william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
1573 On this day in history gemignano Capilupi, composer
1599 On this day in history anthony Van Dyck, Antwerp Belgium, painter
1630 On February - 22 indians introduce pilgrims to popcorn, at Thanksgiving
1632 Galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published on this day in history.
1634 Petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect on February - 22.
1656 New Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site on February - 22.
1674 On February - 22 john Wilson, composer, dies at 78
1684 William Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath) on this day in history.
1687 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer on this day in history.
1690 Charles Le Brun, classical painter (Academie de Peinture), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1705 Peter Arctedius, [Artedi], Swedish biologist on this day in history.
1727 On this day in history francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58