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Famous Birthdays In December - 24

Sunday, 21 December 2014

0003  Galba, Roman Emperor (d. 69) was born on this day in history.  

1167  John "without a land", king of England (1199-1216) was born on December - 24.  

1389  John VI, Duke of Brittany (d. 1442) was born on December - 24.  

1475  On December - 24 birth of thomas Murner, German writer (d.c. 1537)  

1491  On this day in history birth of ignatius of Loyola, Spanish founder of the Jesuit order (d. 1556)  

1508  Pietro Carnesecchi, Italian humanist (d. 1567) was born on this day in history.  

1564  Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver was born on this day in history.  

1588  Constance of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1631) was born on this day in history.  

1609  On this day in history birth of philip Warwick, English writer and politician (d. 1683)  

1635  Mariana of Austria, second wife of king Philip IV of Spain (d. 1696) was born on December - 24.  

1653  On December - 24 birth of georg Motz, composer  

1679  Domenico Natale Sarro, composer was born on December - 24.  

1689  French van Mieris "the Young", Dutch painter/historian was born on December - 24.  

1698  William Warburton, English Bishop of Gloucester (d. 1779) was born on December - 24.  

1714  On this day in history birth of rainieri De Calzabigi, Italian's literary (1st European Lottery)  

1716  On December - 24 birth of patrice F earl De Neney, South Netherlands chairman of Secret Council  

1719  On this day in history birth of johann Christoph Altnikol, composer  

1724  On this day in history birth of johann Conrad Ammann, Swiss physician and naturalist (d. 1811)  

1726  On this day in history birth of johann Ernst Hartmann, composer  

1745  Benjamin Rush, Byberry Pa, physician/general/signer (Decl of Indep) was born on this day in history.  

1754  On this day in history birth of george Crabbe, Aldeburgh England, poet (Everlasting Mercy)  

1761  Selam III, poet/composer/sultan of Turkey (1789-1808) was born on December - 24.  

1761  On December - 24 birth of jean-Louis Pons, French astronomer (d. 1831)  

1773  Joseph Wolfl, composer was born on December - 24.  

1784  Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna of Russia (d. 1803) was born on this day in history.  

1791  On this day in history birth of a Eugene Scribe, French dramatist (Bertrand et Raton)  

1798  Adam B Mickiewicz, Poland, national poet (Pan Tadeusz) was born on December - 24.  

1809  On December - 24 birth of christopher "Kit" Carson, KY, Union brig-general/indian fighter  

1809  Kit Carson, American frontiersman (d. 1868) was born on December - 24.  

1810  On this day in history birth of wilhelm Marstrand, Danish painter (d. 1873)  

1812  Henry Russell, composer was born on December - 24.  

1812  On this day in history birth of karl Eduard Zachariae, German jurist (d. 1894)  

1813  Henry Wellington Greatorex, composer was born on this day in history.  

1818  On this day in history birth of james Prescott Joule, physicist (discovered conservation of energy)  

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Famous Deaths In December - 24

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0427  Death of Archbishop Sisinnius I of Constantinople on December - 24.  

1069  Godfried II, with the Beard, duke of Neder-Lutherans, dies on December - 24.  

1257  On this day in history death of john I, Count of Hainaut (b. 1218)  

1380  On this day in history john von Neumarkt, German bishop/Chancellor Karel IV, dies  

1453  John Dunstable, English composer, dies on December - 24.  

1524  Vasco da Gama, Portuguese explorer/viceroy of Cochin, dies at about 55 on this day in history.  

1541  Andreas R Bodenstein von Carlstadt, radical Lutheran, dies at about 61 on December - 24.  

1548  Maximilian of Egmond, Dutch count/stadholder of Frisia, dies on December - 24.