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Famous Birthdays In December - 23

Monday, 08 February 2016

1173  Louis I, Duke of Bavaria (d. 1231) was born on December - 23.  

1174  On December - 23 birth of louis I, Duke of Wittelsbach  

1513  Thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (d. 1577) was born on this day in history.  

1537  King John III of Sweden (d. 1592) was born on this day in history.  

1544  Anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71) was born on December - 23.  

1548  Pieter C Bockenberg, historian (Annales Hollandiae et Zeelandiae) was born on December - 23.  

1582  Severo Bonini, composer was born on December - 23.  

1597  Martin Opitz, Germany, poet "Father of Modern German Poetry" was born on December - 23.  

1613  Carl Gustaf Wrangel, Swedish soldier (d. 1676) was born on December - 23.  

1621  On December - 23 birth of edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (d. 1678)  

1621  On December - 23 birth of heneage Finch, 1st Earl of Nottingham, Lord Chancellor of England (d. 1682)  

1644  On this day in history birth of tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, composer  

1689  On this day in history birth of joseph Bodin de Boismortier, composer  

1699  Joseph Gibbs, composer was born on this day in history.  

1709  Jean-Noel Hamal, composer was born on this day in history.  

1714  On December - 23 birth of johann Siebenkas, composer  

1716  On this day in history birth of johann Heinrich Rolle, composer  

1732  Richard Arkwright, inventor (spinning frame) was born on December - 23.  

1743  Ippolit Bogdanovich, Russian poet (d. 1803) was born on this day in history.  

1749  On December - 23 birth of johann Lukas Schubaur, composer  

1750  On December - 23 birth of frederik Augustus I, the Righteous, king of Saxony (1806-27)  

1758  Nathan Wilson U.S. Representative from New York was born on this day in history.  

1763  On December - 23 birth of john Davy, composer  

1777  On this day in history birth of aleksandr I P Romanov, tsar of Russia (1801-25)  

1780  Charles-Louis Panckoucke, French publisher was born on this day in history.  

1790  On December - 23 birth of jean-Francois Champollion, deciphered Egyptian hieroglyphics  

1795  On this day in history birth of philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer (Atlas Universel)  

1804  Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve, French critic/writer (Informal Talk) was born on this day in history.  

1805  On this day in history birth of joseph Smith Jr, Sharon Vt, founder (Mormon Church)  

1808  Thomas Turner, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1883 was born on this day in history.  

1812  On December - 23 birth of samuel Smiles, Scotland, author (Self-Help, Character, Duty)  

1812  William Hauser, composer was born on this day in history.  

1815  Henry Highland Garnet, Maryland, minister/abolitionist/diplomat was born on December - 23.  

1818  On December - 23 birth of david Addison Weisiger, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1899  

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Famous Deaths In December - 23

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0558  Childebert, king of France (511-58), dies at about 62 on this day in history.  

0679  On December - 23 death of dagobert II, king of Austrasia (676-679), murdered  

0910  On December - 23 death of naum of Preslav, Bulgarian scholar  

0913  Death of Conrad of Franconia on December - 23.  

0918  Conrad I, East Frankish/German king (911-18), dies on December - 23.  

1116  Ivo van Chartres, French canonist/bishop of Chartres/saint, dies on this day in history.  

1230  On this day in history death of berengaria of Navarre, queen of Richard I of England  

1236  Philippus Cancellarius, French theologist/poet (Summa Cum Laude), dies on December - 23.  

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