On This Day

What Happened in 1222

Famous People Born in 1222

  • Feb 16 Nichiren, Japan, Buddhist priest/saint
  • Aug 4 Richard de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford, English soldier (d. 1262)

World Leaders in 1222

Famous People Who Died in 1222

  • Feb 4 Willem I, earl of Holland (1203-22), dies
  • Aug 2 Raymond VI, Count of Toulouse (1194-1222), dies at 65