March 22, 238 Gordian I and his son Gordian II were proclaimed Roman Emperors. 1312Order of the Knights Templar was suppressed. 1349 Townspeople of Fulda Germany massacred Jews who were blamed for the Black Death. 1429 Joan of Arc dictated a warning to the English. 1457 Gutenberg Bible became the first printed book. 1556 Cardinal Reginald Pole became archbishop of Canterbury.