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May 22 Historical Events

The following events took place on May 22. The list is arranged in chronological order.

Found 71 events. Showing 1 - 20.

  • 334 BC
    The Macedonian army of Alexander the Great defeats Darius III of Persia in the Battle of the Granicus.
  • 853
    A Byzantine fleet sacks and destroys undefended Damietta in Egypt.
  • 1176
    The Hashshashin (Assassins) attempt to murder Saladin near Aleppo.
  • 1200
    King John of England and King Philip II of France sign the Treaty of Le Goulet.
  • 1246
    Henry Raspe is elected anti-king of the Kingdom of Germany, in opposition to Conrad IV.
  • 1254
    Serbian King Stefan Uroš I and the Republic of Venice sign a peace treaty.
  • 1377
    Pope Gregory XI issues five papal bulls to denounce the doctrines of English theologian John Wycliffe.
  • 1455
    Start of the Wars of the Roses: At the First Battle of St Albans, Richard, Duke of York, defeats and captures King Henry VI of England.
  • 1629
    Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II and Danish King Christian IV sign the Treaty of Lübeck to end the Danish intervention in the Thirty Years’ War.
  • 1762
    Sweden and Prussia sign the Treaty of Hamburg.
  • 1762
    Trevi Fountain in Rome is officially completed and inaugurated by Pope Clemens XIII.
  • 1807
    A grand jury indicts former Vice President of the United States Aaron Burr on a charge of treason.
  • 1807
    Most of the English town of Chudleigh is destroyed by fire.
  • 1809
    On the second and last day of the Battle of Aspern-Essling (near Vienna, Austria), Napoleon I is repelled by an enemy army for the first time.
  • 1812
    Action of 22 May 1812: A small French two-frigate squadron comprising Ariane and Andromaque, returning from a commerce raiding campaign in the Atlantic, meets the 74-gun HMS Northumberland while trying the slip to Lorient through the British blockade.
  • 1816
    A mob in Littleport, Cambridgeshire, England, riots over high unemployment and rising grain costs; the rioting spreads to Ely the next day.
  • 1819
    The SS Savannah leaves port at Savannah, Georgia, United States, on a voyage to become the first steamship to cross the Atlantic Ocean. The ship arrived at Liverpool, England, on June 20.
  • 1826
    HMS Beagle departs on its first voyage.
  • 1840
    The transportation of British convicts to the New South Wales colony is abolished.
  • 1848
    Slavery is abolished in Martinique.

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