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Famous Birthdays In December - 22

Monday, 22 December 2014

1095  Roger II of Sicily, King of Sicily (d. 1154) was born on December - 22.  

1178  Emperor Antoku of Japan (d. 1185) was born on December - 22.  

1400  On this day in history birth of luca della Robbia, Italy, sculptor (Madonna of Rose Garden)  

1428  Richard Neville Warwick, 2nd earl of Salisbury was born on December - 22.  

1452  Jakob Obrecht, Brabant, composer was born on December - 22.  

1459  On this day in history birth of djem Sultan, son of Turks sultan Mehmed II  

1515  Mary of Lorraine, France, pro-French Regent of Scotland was born on this day in history.  

1523  Charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon, archbishop Rouen was born on this day in history.  

1546  On this day in history birth of kuroda Yoshitaka, Japanese Daimyo (d. 1604)  

1550  On this day in history birth of cesare Cremonini, Italian philosopher (d. 1631)  

1573  On this day in history birth of ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia/Groningen  

1624  Tomas Micieres, composer was born on December - 22.  

1639  Jean Racine, French dramatist (d. 1699) was born on December - 22.  

1643  On December - 22 birth of rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, France, French explorer (Louisiana)  

1666  Guru Gobind Singh, Sikh guru (d. 1708) was born on this day in history.  

1684  Johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum) was born on December - 22.  

1690  Meidingnu Pamheiba, King of Manipur (d. 1751) was born on this day in history.  

1694  Hermann Samuel Reimarus, German philosopher and writer (d. 1768) was born on December - 22.  

1696  On December - 22 birth of james Oglethorpe, England, General/author/colonizer (Georgia)  

1700  On December - 22 birth of egbert de Vrij Temminck, Amsterdam regent  

1702  On December - 22 birth of jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay)  

1710  Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach was born on this day in history.  

1723  On December - 22 birth of carl Friedrich Abel, German/British viola-da-gamba-player/composer  

1727  On this day in history birth of william Ellery, US attorney/signer (Declar of Independence)  

1728  On December - 22 birth of charles Frederick, Baden, liberal ruler of Baden  

1744  Abigail Adams, Weymouth Mass, 2nd first lady (1797-1801) was born on December - 22.  

1753  On December - 22 birth of dugald Stewart, Edinburgh Scot, philosopher (Scottish common sense)  

1761  On this day in history birth of dorothea Jordan, Ireland, French comedic actress  

1764  On this day in history birth of barbara Juliane Krudener, Latvia, mystic visionary renounced nobility  

1765  Johann Friedrich Pfaff, German mathematician (d. 1825) was born on December - 22.  

1767  On December - 22 birth of andreas Hofer, South Tirol, milt leader (fought Napoleon's France)  

1768  John Crome, [Old Crome], English landscape painter/etcher was born on December - 22.  

1787  On December - 22 birth of rasmus Rask, Denmark, language scholar  

1795  Thomas Ainsworth, English/Neth industrialist (Twentse textile) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 22

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1100  Death of Duke Bretislaus II of Bohemia on December - 22.  

1337  Daito Kokushi, leader of O-To-Kan Rinzai school in Japan, dies at 54 on December - 22.  

1419  On December - 22 john XXIII, [Baldassare Cossa], Italian Pope (1410-15), dies  

1440  On this day in history death of bluebeard, pirate, executed  

1550  Death of Richard Plantagenet (Richard of Eastwell) possibly a son of Richard III on December - 22.  

1603  Mehmed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603), dies at 37 on this day in history.  

1646  On December - 22 death of peter Mogila, Orthodox Metropolitan of Kiev and Galicia (b. 1596)  

1660  Death of André Tacquet, Flemish mathematician (b. 1612) on December - 22.