Historical Events In July - 22
Monday, 03 August 2020
1649 On July - 22 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21)
1651 On July - 22 ferdinand Tobias Richter, composer
1676 On July - 22 clement X, [Emilio Altieri], Italian Pope (1670-76), dies at 86
1686 On July - 22 city of Albany, NY chartered
1691 Battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history francois-Joseph Krafft, composer
1722 Jean-Noel/Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian on this day in history.
1726 On this day in history hugh Drysdale, British Colonial Governor of Virginia
1729 On this day in history diamonds found in Minas Geras Brazil
1731 On July - 22 spain signs Treaty of Vienna
1734 Peter King, 1st Baron King, Lord Chancellor of England on July - 22.
1739 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade on July - 22.
1763 On July - 22 catherine II issued her second manifesto inviting foreigners to settle in Russia. It spelled out the conditions under which they could immigrate and granted special rights and privileges. Large numbers of German peasants accepted the invitation.
1775 On this day in history george Washington takes command of the troops
1775 On this day in history george Washington takes command of US troops
1784 Friedrich W Bessel, German astronomer (star parallax, Bessel Function) on July - 22.
1786 Vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1793 On July - 22 alexander Mackenzie reaches the Pacific Ocean becoming the first Euro-American to complete a transcontinental crossing of Canada.
1794 On July - 22 jean-Benjamin de La Borde, composer, dies at 59
1796 Cleveland, Ohio, is founded by General Moses Cleaveland on July - 22.
1796 Cleveland, Ohio, founded by Gen Moses Cleveland on July - 22.
1802 On this day in history frigate Constellation defeats 9 Corsair gunboats off Tripoli.
1802 On this day in history marie-Fran‡ois-Xavier Bichat a founder of histology, dies
1802 On July - 22 marie-Francois-Xavier Bichat, a founder of histology, dies
1807 On this day in history karolina Pawlowa, writer
1812 On this day in history duke of Wellington defeats French at Battle of Salamanca, Spain
1812 On this day in history french troops are defeated by the British at the Battle of Salamanca in Spain.
1820 Louis Powell Harvey, Governor (Union), died in 1862 on July - 22.
1822 The birth of Gregor Mendel, Austrian monk and botanist on this day in history.
1822 On July - 22 gregor Mendel, monk/geneticist, discoverer of laws of heredity
1826 Giuseppe Piazzi discoverer of first asteroid, dies on July - 22.
1826 On this day in history giuseppe Piazzi, monk/mathematician (found 1st asteroid), dies at 80
1830 On July - 22 herbert Stanley Oakeley, composer
1832 On July - 22 napoleon FKJ Bonaparte, [l'aiglon], king of Rome, dies at 21