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Famous Birthdays In December - 21

Sunday, 24 July 2016

1117  On December - 21 birth of thomas Becket, archbishop of Canterbury  

1401  Tommaso Masaccio, Italian painter (d. 1428) was born on this day in history.  

1518  Mark van Vaernewijck, Flemish nobleman/politician was born on this day in history.  

1537  On December - 21 birth of johan III, king of Sweden (1569-92)  

1596  Petro Mohyla, Moldovan Orthodox Metropolitan Bishop of Kiev and Galicia (d. 1646) was born on this day in history.  

1603  Roger Williams, English theologian and colonist (d. 1684) was born on this day in history.  

1616  Pietro Andrea Ziani, composer was born on this day in history.  

1628  On December - 21 birth of samuel Friedrich Capricornus, composer  

1639  On December - 21 birth of jean Racin, writer  

1714  On December - 21 birth of john Bradstreet, Canadian-born soldier (d. 1774)  

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1728  On this day in history birth of hermann Friedrich Raupach, composer  

1756  On this day in history birth of thomas Anton Kunz, composer  

1778  Anders Sandøe Ørsted, Danish politician (d. 1860) was born on December - 21.  

1795  On December - 21 birth of leopold von Ranke, German historian (d. 1886)  

1800  Barnwell Rhett Robert, (Confederacy), died in 1876 was born on this day in history.  

1804  Benjamin Disraeli, (Tory) British PM (1868, 1874-80) was born on this day in history.  

1805  Thomas Graham, British chemist (d. 1869) was born on this day in history.  

1805  On this day in history birth of thomas Graham, British chemist and father of colloid chemistry (d. 1869)  

1810  Ludwig Schuncke, composer was born on this day in history.  

1815  On this day in history birth of thomas Couture, French painter/author  

1818  Amalia, wife of king Otto of Greece was born on this day in history.  

1818  Lewis H Morgan, US, etnologist (Systems of Consanguinity) was born on December - 21.  

1823  On this day in history birth of jean Henri Fabre, France, entomologist (insects & spiders)  

1826  Ernst Pauer, composer was born on this day in history.  

1832  On this day in history birth of john Henry Ketcham, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1906  

1840  Mehmed N Kemal, Turkish journalist (Vatan) was born on this day in history.  

1843  Thomas Bracken, Irish-born New Zealand poet (d. 1898) was born on this day in history.  

1848  Edward Everett Rice, composer was born on this day in history.  

1849  On December - 21 birth of james Lane Allen, US writer (Kentucky Cardinal)  

1850  Zdenek Fibich, composer was born on December - 21.  

1851  On December - 21 birth of thomas Chipman McRae, American politician, 34th Governor of Arkansas (d. 1929)  

1853  On December - 21 birth of isolde Kurz, German writer/poetess (Meine Mutter)  

1859  On December - 21 birth of gustave Kahn, France, poet (claimed to have invented vers libre)  

1860  On this day in history birth of henrietta Szold, founder (Hadassah)  

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Famous Deaths In December - 21

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0072  Death of Thomas the Apostle on this day in history.  

0918  On December - 21 conrad I, Duke of Franconia/German King (911-918), dies  

1295  On this day in history death of marguerite Berenger of Provence, wife of Louis IX of France (bc. 1221)  

1308  Henry I, the Child, 1st landgrave of Hessen (1256-1308), dies on this day in history.  

1375  Giovanni Boccaccio, Italian poet (Vita di Dante), dies on this day in history.  

1504  On this day in history death of bertold von Henneberg-Römhild, German archbishop and elector (b. 1442)  

1549  Death of Marguerite of Navarre, wife of Henry II of Navarre (b. 1492) on this day in history.  

1579  Death of Vicente Masip, Spanish painter on this day in history.  

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