Historical Events In June - 22
Friday, 14 December 2018
0431 Council of Ephesus (3rd ecumenical council) opens on June - 22.
0816 Pope Stephen IV, [V] elected to succeed Leo III on this day in history.
1276 On this day in history innocent V, [Pierre the Tarantaise], Pope (1276), dies at about 36
1342 On this day in history bilbo Baggins returns to his home at Bag End, (Shire Reconning)
1377 On June - 22 richard II succeeds Edward III as king of England
1476 On June - 22 battle at Morat/Murten: Charles the Stout invades Switzerland
1478 Philips de Schone, Archduke of Austrian/King of Castilia (Philips I) on June - 22.
1497 On June - 22 antitax insurrection in Cornwall suppressed at Blackheath
1527 Machiavelli, writer, dies on June - 22.
1533 Ferdinand of Austria & Sultan Suleiman sign peace treaty on June - 22.
1535 John Fisher, English bishop (1504-35)/cardinal, beheaded at about 65 on June - 22.
1559 On June - 22 jewish quarter of Prague burned & looted
1593 On this day in history battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks.
1596 On this day in history cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
1611 On this day in history henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
1611 Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on June - 22.
1611 Pablo Bruna, composer on this day in history.
1613 Lambert Pietkin, composer on June - 22.
1633 On June - 22 galileo Galilei forced to recant Earth orbits Sun by Pope (on Oct 31, 1992, Vatican admits it was wrong)
1674 On this day in history eugene J P, Earl of Merode, Belgian marquis of Westerloo
1675 On June - 22 royal Greenwich Observatory established in England by Charles II
1684 Francesco Onofrio Manfredini, composer on June - 22.
1701 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) on this day in history.
1735 On June - 22 pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer, dies at 71
1740 King Frederik II of Prussia ends torture & guarantees religion & freedom of the press on this day in history.
1741 On June - 22 alois Luigi Tomasini, composer
1741 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1742 On June - 22 heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer
1745 Bonnie Prince Charles sails to Scotland on June - 22.
1745 On June - 22 hubert Renotte, composer, dies at 41
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 The birth of Karl Von Humboldt, German explorer on June - 22.
1772 On this day in history slavery outlawed in England