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Famous Birthdays In December - 25

Thursday, 18 December 2014

1250  John IV Laskaris, Byzantine Emperor (d. circa 1305) was born on this day in history.  

1461  Christina of Saxony, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1521) was born on December - 25.  

1583  Orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized was born on December - 25.  

1587  Margarita of Austria, queen of Philip III of Spain (d. 1611) was born on December - 25.  

1601  Jose Ximenez, composer was born on this day in history.  

1624  Angelus Silesius, [Johann Scheffler], German mystic (St Seelenlust) was born on December - 25.  

1628  On this day in history birth of noel Coypel, French painter  

1646  Harald Vallerius, composer was born on December - 25.  

1652  Archibald Pitcairne, Scottish physician (d. 1713) was born on December - 25.  

1665  On December - 25 birth of lady Grizel Baillie, Scottish songwriter (d. 1746)  

1667  Ehrengard von der Schulenburg, English royal mistress (d. 1743) was born on this day in history.  

1674  On this day in history birth of thomas Halyburton, Scottish theologian (d. 1712)  

1686  Giovanni Battista Somis, composer was born on this day in history.  

1698  On December - 25 birth of jacobus Houbraken, Dutch engraver/illustrator  

1700  On this day in history birth of leopold II of Anhalt-Dessau, Prussian general (d. 1758)  

1711  On this day in history birth of jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer  

1716  On this day in history birth of johann Jakob Reiske, German scholar and physician (d. 1774)  

1717  On this day in history birth of pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italy, Pope (1775-99)  

1721  William Collins, Chichester England, (Mayor-Chichester)/poet was born on this day in history.  

1728  Johann Adam Hiller, composer was born on December - 25.  

1730  Philip Mazzei, Italian physician and friend of Thomas Jefferson (d. 1816) was born on this day in history.  

1742  Charlotte von Stein, German friend of Goethe (d. 1827) was born on this day in history.  

1750  John "Christmas" Beckwith, composer was born on this day in history.  

1757  On December - 25 birth of benjamin Pierce, U.S. politician (d 1839)  

1763  On December - 25 birth of claude Chappe, French engineer (optical telegraph)  

1765  Joseph Mazzinghi, composer was born on this day in history.  

1771  On December - 25 birth of dorothy Wordsworth  

1775  Antun Sorkocevic, composer was born on this day in history.  

1808  On this day in history birth of stephen Cleeg Rowan, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1890  

1810  Alexandros Rhizos Rhankaves, Greek poet and statesman (d. 1892) was born on this day in history.  

1811  Wilhelm E Freiherr von Ketteler, German politician/bishop of Mainz was born on this day in history.  

1813  On this day in history birth of milledge Luke Bonham, (Confederacy) died in 1890  

1814  On December - 25 birth of jan de Liefde II, Dutch vicar/founder (Coop of Welfare of the People)  

1815  Temistocle Solera, composer was born on December - 25.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 25

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0795  On this day in history adrian I, Italian Pope (772-95), dies  

0820  On December - 25 death of leo V, the Armenian, Byzantine gen/Emperor (813-20), murdered  

1156  Peter Venerabilis, Fr theologist/9th abbot of Cluny, dies at about 61 on this day in history.  

1249  On December - 25 peter Nolascus, Spanish monastery founder/St, dies  

1513  Johannes Amerbach, Swiss publisher/printer, dies at about 70 on December - 25.  

1530  Babur, emperor of Delhi, dies on this day in history.  

1635  On this day in history death of samuel de Champlain, French explorer and founder of Quebec City (b. 1567)  

1676  On this day in history death of matthew Hale, Lord Chief Justice of England (b. 1609)