Historical Events In January - 22
Thursday, 13 August 2020
0565 On this day in history eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus.
0871 Battle at Basing: Danish invasion army beats Ethelred of Wessex on this day in history.
1336 On January - 22 louis III, last Earl of Loon, dies
1371 On January - 22 king Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned
1440 On this day in history ivan III, the Great, Russian czar (1462-1505)/conquered Lithuania
1506 On this day in history the first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
1510 Jews are expelled from Colmar Germany on January - 22.
1517 Turks conquer Cairo on January - 22.
1521 On January - 22 emperor Charles V opens the Diet of Worms.
1528 On this day in history england & France declare war on Emperor Charles V
1531 Andrea del Sarto, Italian painter, dies at 44 on January - 22.
1552 On this day in history edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset, beheaded for treason
1561 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher on January - 22.
1561 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on January - 22.
1571 On this day in history robert Bruce Cotton, English antiquary, politician
1575 On this day in history english queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis & William Byrd music press monopoly
1581 On January - 22 joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer, dies
1584 On January - 22 parts of Switzerland adopt Gregorian calendar (& parts in 1812)
1588 On January - 22 pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia)
1592 Pierre Gassendi, Champtercier Provence, scientist/philosopher on this day in history.
1599 On this day in history cristofano Malvezzi, composer, dies at 51
1640 On January - 22 erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55
1649 On this day in history 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 Lord Halifax becomes Speaker of English House of Lords on this day in history.
1690 Iroquois tribes renew allegiance to the English against the French on this day in history.
1690 On January - 22 iroquois tribes renew allegiance to British against French
1700 On January - 22 jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39
1707 On January - 22 carl Hockh, composer
1709 Joseph Reipel, composer on this day in history.
1727 Claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer on this day in history.
1729 On this day in history g E Lessing, writer
1733 On this day in history philip Carteret, British Naval Officer