Historical Events In January - 22
Thursday, 18 April 2019
0565 Eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus on January - 22.
0871 Battle at Basing: Danish invasion army beats Ethelred of Wessex on January - 22.
1336 On January - 22 louis III, last Earl of Loon, dies
1371 King Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned on January - 22.
1440 On January - 22 ivan III, the Great, Russian czar (1462-1505)/conquered Lithuania
1506 On January - 22 the first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
1510 Jews are expelled from Colmar Germany on this day in history.
1517 On January - 22 turks conquer Cairo
1521 Emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms on this day in history.
1528 England & France declare war on Emperor Charles V on January - 22.
1531 On this day in history andrea del Sarto, Italian painter, dies at 44
1552 On this day in history edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset, beheaded for treason
1561 On January - 22 the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
1561 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on January - 22.
1571 Robert Bruce Cotton, English antiquary, politician on this day in history.
1575 On January - 22 english queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis & William Byrd music press monopoly
1581 On January - 22 joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer, dies
1584 On this day in history parts of Switzerland adopt Gregorian calendar (& parts in 1812)
1588 On January - 22 pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia)
1592 On January - 22 pierre Gassendi, Champtercier Provence, scientist/philosopher
1599 Cristofano Malvezzi, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1640 Erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55 on January - 22.
1649 On January - 22 pascal Collasse, composer
1655 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) on January - 22.
1673 On this day in history postal service between New York & Boston inaugurated
1689 On this day in history lord Halifax becomes Speaker of English House of Lords
1690 Iroquois tribes renew allegiance to the English against the French on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history iroquois tribes renew allegiance to British against French
1700 On this day in history jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39
1707 On this day in history carl Hockh, composer
1709 Joseph Reipel, composer on this day in history.
1727 On January - 22 claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer
1729 G E Lessing, writer on January - 22.
1733 On January - 22 philip Carteret, British Naval Officer