Historical Events In February - 22
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
0606 On February - 22 sabinian, Italian Pope (604-06), dies
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 February - 22 arnulf III, earl of Flanders/Hainault (Arnulf I), dies in battle
1076 On this day in history godfried III, with the Hump, duke of Lower Lorraine, murdered [or Feb 26]
1078 On February - 22 johannes van Fecamp, Italian mystic writer, dies
1111 Roger Borsa, King of Sicily on February - 22.
1213 Wibert of Gembloers, benediction/writer/abbot of Gembloers, dies on February - 22.
1281 On February - 22 simon de Brion elected Pope Martinus IV
1288 On February - 22 girolamo Masci elected Pope Nicolas IV
1300 Pope Boniface VIII delegates degree on this day in history.
1349 On February - 22 jews are expelled from Zurich Switzerland
1371 On February - 22 david II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71), dies at 46
1403 On February - 22 charles VII, King of France (1422-61), drove out English
1440 On this day in history ladislaus V Posthumus, King of Hungary/Bohemia
1478 On this day in history hendrik Herp (Herpius/Harphius), writer (Spieghel volcomenheit), dies
1495 On February - 22 french King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim the crown
1495 French King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown on this day in history.
1512 Amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America), dies at 60 on February - 22.
1514 Tahmasp I, shah of Persia (1524-76)/author (Tazkire-i Shah) on February - 22.
1542 Santino Garsi, composer on February - 22.
1561 On February - 22 william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
1573 On February - 22 gemignano Capilupi, composer
1599 Anthony Van Dyck, Antwerp Belgium, painter on this day in history.
1630 Indians introduce pilgrims to popcorn, at Thanksgiving on this day in history.
1632 On this day in history galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
1634 On this day in history petrus "Pieter" van Schooten, fortress architect
1656 On this day in history new Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site
1674 On this day in history john Wilson, composer, dies at 78
1684 On this day in history william Pulteney, London, statesman (Earl of Bath)
1687 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer on this day in history.
1690 Charles Le Brun, classical painter (Academie de Peinture), dies at 70 on February - 22.
1705 On this day in history peter Arctedius, [Artedi], Swedish biologist
1727 On February - 22 francesco Gasparini, composer, dies at 58