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Famous Birthdays In December - 23

Saturday, 23 May 2015

1173  Louis I, Duke of Bavaria (d. 1231) was born on this day in history.  

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

1513  On December - 23 birth of thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (d. 1577)  

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 this day in history.  

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

1582  On December - 23 birth of severo Bonini, composer  

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

1613  On December - 23 birth of carl Gustaf Wrangel, Swedish soldier (d. 1676)  

1621  Edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (d. 1678) was born on this day in history.  

1621  Heneage Finch, 1st Earl of Nottingham, Lord Chancellor of England (d. 1682) was born on this day in history.  

1644  On December - 23 birth of tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, composer  

1689  Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, composer was born on December - 23.  

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

1709  On this day in history birth of jean-Noel Hamal, composer  

1714  Johann Siebenkas, composer was born on this day in history.  

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

1732  Richard Arkwright, inventor (spinning frame) was born on this day in history.  

1743  Ippolit Bogdanovich, Russian poet (d. 1803) was born on December - 23.  

1749  On this day in history birth of johann Lukas Schubaur, composer  

1750  Frederik Augustus I, the Righteous, king of Saxony (1806-27) was born on this day in history.  

1758  Nathan Wilson U.S. Representative from New York was born on December - 23.  

1763  John Davy, composer was born on this day in history.  

1777  Aleksandr I P Romanov, tsar of Russia (1801-25) was born on this day in history.  

1780  Charles-Louis Panckoucke, French publisher was born on December - 23.  

1790  Jean-Francois Champollion, deciphered Egyptian hieroglyphics was born on this day in history.  

1795  Philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer (Atlas Universel) was born on this day in history.  

1804  On this day in history birth of charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve, French critic/writer (Informal Talk)  

1805  Joseph Smith Jr, Sharon Vt, founder (Mormon Church) was born on December - 23.  

1808  On this day in history birth of thomas Turner, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1883  

1812  Samuel Smiles, Scotland, author (Self-Help, Character, Duty) was born on this day in history.  

1812  On December - 23 birth of william Hauser, composer  

1815  Henry Highland Garnet, Maryland, minister/abolitionist/diplomat was born on this day in history.  

1818  David Addison Weisiger, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1899 was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 23

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0558  On this day in history childebert, king of France (511-58), dies at about 62  

0679  Death of Dagobert II, king of Austrasia (676-679), murdered on December - 23.  

0910  Death of Naum of Preslav, Bulgarian scholar on this day in history.  

0913  Death of Conrad of Franconia on this day in history.  

0918  On December - 23 conrad I, East Frankish/German king (911-18), dies  

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  On this day in history philippus Cancellarius, French theologist/poet (Summa Cum Laude), dies