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 This day in History - July 22
335 Historic Events for July 22
259

Dionysius elected as bishop of Rome, succeeding Sixtus II

Event
260

St Dionysius begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
1035

Robert II/I, Duke of Normandy, dies

Death
1298

English defeat Scots at Battle of Falkirk

Event
1306

King Phillip the Fair, orders expulsion of Jews out of France

Event
1387

French Ackerman, Ghent rebel/leader of Reisers, murdered at about 57

Death
1456

Battle at Nandorfehervar (Belgrade): Hungarian army under J nos Hunyadi beats sultan Murad II

Event
1461

Charles VII, King of France (1422-61), dies at 58

Death
1477

Adolf van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies in battle at 39

Death
1478

Philip I, (the Handsome), 1st Habsburg King of Spain (1504-06)

Birth
1489

Treaty of Frankfurt

Event
1489

"Tractate Niddah" a talmudic edition, 1st printed

Event
1497

Francesco Botticini, Italian painter, dies at about 52

Death
1499

Neithart Fox, [Jonker Fox], German passage leader, slain in battle

Death
1515

Louis of Hungary (9) marries Maria of Bohemia and succession to Hungarian throne

Event
1515

Anna of Bohemia (12) marries Karel van Ferdinand of Austria

Event
1515

Congress of Vienna settles issues between Poland and Holy Roman Empire

Event
1535

Christians captured in Tunis in uprising against Adm Barbarossa

Event
1582

Willem van Orange moves from Antwerp to Delft

Event
1587

2nd English colony forms on Roanoke Island off NC

Event
1597

Virgilio Mazzocchi, composer

Birth
1621

Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st earl of Shaftesbury/minister (1660-73)

Birth
1627

English fleet under George Villiers lands on the Rh‚ [OS=June 12]

Event
1632

Foundation laid in Madrid for Buen Retiro-palace for king Philip IV

Event
1635

Pietro Antonio Tamburini, composer, dies at 45

Death