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 This day in History - July 22
335 Historic Events for July 22
1642

Johann Quirsfeld, composer

Birth
1645

Gaspar de Guzm n, premier of Spain (1621-43), dies at 58

Death
1647

Margaretha M Alacoque, French mystic/saint

Birth
1648

10,000 Jews of Polannoe murdered in Chmielnick massacre

Event
1649

Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21)

Birth
1651

Ferdinand Tobias Richter, composer

Birth
1676

Clement X, [Emilio Altieri], Italian Pope (1670-76), dies at 86

Death
1686

City of Albany, NY chartered

Event
1691

Battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France

Event
1721

Fran‡ois-Joseph Krafft, composer

Birth
1722

Jean-No‰l/Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian

Birth
1729

Diamonds found in Minas Geras Brazil

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1731

Spain signs Treaty of Vienna

Event
1739

Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia and threaten Belgrade

Event
1775

George Washington takes command of US troops

Event
1784

Friedrich W Bessel, German astronomer (star parallax, Bessel Function)

Birth
1786

Vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71

Death
1794

Jean-Benjamin de La Borde, composer, dies at 59

Death
1796

Cleveland, Ohio, founded by Gen Moses Cleveland

Event
1802

Marie-Fran‡ois-Xavier Bichat, a founder of histology, dies

Death
1804

Jean C F Demolombe, [prince de l'ex‚gŠse], French lawyer

Birth
1807

Karolina Pawlowa, writer

Birth
1812

Duke of Wellington defeats French at Battle of Salamanca, Spain

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1820

Louis Powell Harvey, Governor (Union), died in 1862

Birth
1822

Hamilton Prioleau Bee, Brig General (Confederate Army) died in 1897

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