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22 april special what happen on this day in history

Here you will get knowledge about what happen on 22 april in history .which rememberable events will happen in history like deaths on 22 april ,birth on 22 april and events happen on 22 april in history .

22 april Events

1500 Pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil & claims it for Portugal

1903 Highlanders (Yankees) 1st game in New York at Hilltop Park vs Washington Senators, lose 3-1 before 11,950

1915 1st military use of poison gas (chlorine, by Germany) in WW I

1993 Holocaust Memorial Museum dedicated in Washington D.C.

1994 7,000 Tutsi’s slaughtered by Hutu in the stadium at Kibuye, Rwanda

2006 243 people are injured in pro-democracy protest in Nepal after Nepali security forces open fire on protesters against King Gyanendra.

2016 Paris Agreement on climate change signed in New York binding 195 nations to an increase in the global average temperature to less than 2°C above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the increase to 1.5°C

Death on 22 april 

296 St Gaius ends his reign as Catholic Pope

536 St. Agapetus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope

1056 Supernova Crab nebula last seen by the naked eye

1073 Pope Alexander II buried/Ildebrando chosen as Pope Gregory VII

1145 19th recorded perihelion passage of Halley’s Comet

1164 Raynald of Dassel names Guido di Crema as anti-pope Paschalis III

1370 Building begins on the Bastille fortress in Paris

1500 Pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil & claims it for Portugal

1521 French King Francois I declares war on Spain

1526 1st slave revolt occurs in SC

1529 Treaty of Saragosa: Spain & Portugal divide eastern hemisphere

BirthDay on 22 april

1357 Johan I, King of Portugal (1383-1433)

1451 Isabella I, of Castile, Queen of Spain (1479-1504), patron of Columbus

1610 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italy, lawyer/Pope (1689-91)

1640 Mariana Alcoforado, Portugal, nun

1658 Giuseppe Torelli, Verona, Italy, composer (Concerti Grossi)

1682 Willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter

1690 John Carteret, Earl Granville (C), English chief minister (1722-42)

1707 Henry Fielding, English novelist (Joseph Andrews, Tom Jones)

1711 Eleazar Wheelock, American founder of Dartmouth College (d. 1779)

1724 Immanuel Kant, Konigsberg Germ, philosopher (Critique of Pure Reason)

1744 James Sullivan, 7th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1808)

1766 Madame de Staël, French author (d. 1817)

1773 Jean V baron de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader

1775 Georg Hermes, German philosopher/theologist (Hermenianen)

1781 Friedrich Christian Hermann Uber, German composer, born in Breslau

1799 Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille, French physician and physiologist (blood pressure), born in Paris (d. 1869)

1812 Solomon Caesar Malan, British orientalist (d. 1894)

1816 Philip James Bailey, English poet (Festus)

1816 Charles Denis Bourbaki, French general

1818 Cadwallader Colden Washburn, Major General (Union volunteers)

1823 Alfred Gibbs, Major General (Union Army), (d. 1868)

1827 William Hopkins Morris, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1900)

1828 Guilherme Antonio Cossoul, composer

1831 Alexander McDowell McCook, Major General (Union volunteers)

1832 Julius Sterling Morton, Nebraska, (Gov-Neb), started Arbor Day

1839 August W Eichler, German botanist

1840 Odilon Redon, French painter (d. 1916)

1844 Lewis Thornton Powell, would-be assassin of Secretary of State William H. Seward (d. 1865)

1852 Guillaume IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (d. 1912)

1853 Alphonse Bertillon, France, anthropologist, devised crime ID system

1854 Henri-Marie Lafontaine, Belgium, international lawyer (Nobel 1913)

1856 [Marie] Louise Hens, Flemish actress (Two Orphans)

1858 Ethel Mary Smyth, composer

1860 Ada Rehan, American stage actress (d. 1916)

1863 Cornelis A J van Dishoeck, Dutch publisher

1864 Phil May, Wortley Yorkshire, cartoonist

1866 Hans von Seeckt, German general (Future of the Reich)

1868 Jose Vianna da Motta, composer

1868 Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria (d. 1924)


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