Historical Events In June - 22
Sunday, 18 April 2021
0431 Council of Ephesus (3rd ecumenical council) opens on June - 22.
0816 On June - 22 pope Stephen IV, [V] elected to succeed Leo III
1276 On June - 22 innocent V, [Pierre the Tarantaise], Pope (1276), dies at about 36
1342 On June - 22 bilbo Baggins returns to his home at Bag End, (Shire Reconning)
1377 On this day in history richard II succeeds Edward III as king of England
1476 Battle at Morat/Murten: Charles the Stout invades Switzerland on June - 22.
1478 On this day in history philips de Schone, Archduke of Austrian/King of Castilia (Philips I)
1497 On June - 22 antitax insurrection in Cornwall suppressed at Blackheath
1527 On June - 22 machiavelli, writer, dies
1533 On this day in history ferdinand of Austria & Sultan Suleiman sign peace treaty
1535 On this day in history john Fisher, English bishop (1504-35)/cardinal, beheaded at about 65
1559 Jewish quarter of Prague burned & looted on June - 22.
1593 On this day in history battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks.
1596 On June - 22 cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
1611 On June - 22 henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
1611 On June - 22 henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
1611 Pablo Bruna, composer on this day in history.
1613 Lambert Pietkin, composer on June - 22.
1633 On this day in history galileo Galilei forced to recant Earth orbits Sun by Pope (on Oct 31, 1992, Vatican admits it was wrong)
1674 Eugene J P, Earl of Merode, Belgian marquis of Westerloo on this day in history.
1675 Royal Greenwich Observatory established in England by Charles II on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history francesco Onofrio Manfredini, composer
1701 On this day in history nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
1735 Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1740 King Frederik II of Prussia ends torture & guarantees religion & freedom of the press on this day in history.
1741 On this day in history alois Luigi Tomasini, composer
1741 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer, dies at 38 on June - 22.
1742 On June - 22 heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer
1745 On June - 22 bonnie Prince Charles sails to Scotland
1745 Hubert Renotte, composer, dies at 41 on June - 22.
1754 On June - 22 nicholas Siret, composer, dies at 91
1757 George Vancouver, surveyed Pacific coast from SF to Vancouver I on June - 22.
1767 On June - 22 the birth of Karl Von Humboldt, German explorer
1772 On June - 22 slavery outlawed in England