Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Your Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Kinro Kansha no Hi / Labor Thanksgiving Day (Japan)
  • St. George of Iberia (Georgia)
  • View All »
 

Days In December

 

Poll

  • Do you support the 2003 US invasion of Iraq?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Famous Birthdays In December - 23

Sunday, 23 November 2014

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

1174  Louis I, Duke of Wittelsbach was born on December - 23.  

1513  On this day in history birth of thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (d. 1577)  

1537  On this day in history birth of king John III of Sweden (d. 1592)  

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

1548  On this day in history birth of pieter C Bockenberg, historian (Annales Hollandiae et Zeelandiae)  

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  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  Tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, composer was born on this day in history.  

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

1699  On this day in history birth of joseph Gibbs, composer  

1709  On December - 23 birth of jean-Noel Hamal, composer  

1714  On December - 23 birth of johann Siebenkas, composer  

1716  Johann Heinrich Rolle, composer was born on this day in history.  

1732  On December - 23 birth of richard Arkwright, inventor (spinning frame)  

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  On this day in history birth of frederik Augustus I, the Righteous, king of Saxony (1806-27)  

1758  On December - 23 birth of nathan Wilson U.S. Representative from New York  

1763  On December - 23 birth of john Davy, composer  

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 December - 23.  

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

1805  Joseph Smith Jr, Sharon Vt, founder (Mormon Church) was born on this day in history.  

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

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

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

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • 10 oldest Photos in History - Die ältesten Fotos der Welt
  • First Photo's Ever taken in Date order
  • Top 10 Scary Old Photos
  • Martin Luther King "I have a dream"   with Subtitles
  • 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests
  • 25 Most Horrific Massacres In History
  • The Nanking Massacre: Facts, Pictures, WW2, Documentary Photos, Book, Women (1997)
  • Korean Atrocities by American Army immediate following WWII 1946-1949
  • The world's oldest musical instrument (40,000 BCE) Mammoth ivory and bird bone flutes Germany
  • Cycling is the Greatest Invention of All Time
  • Wright Brothers First Flight (1903)
  • Raw Footage of Hamas Tunnel Terror Attack Being Thrawted
  • ISIS Genocide of Yazidi in Iraq
  • Boko Haram leader: Allah says to sell girls
  • Origins of Israel Palestinian Conflict

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

0913  On this day in history death of conrad of Franconia  

0918  On this day in history 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  Philippus Cancellarius, French theologist/poet (Summa Cum Laude), dies on this day in history.