Historical Events Happened In December - 01
Friday, 04 September 2015
0660 Eligius/Eloy, French bishop of Tournay-Noyon/saint, dies on this day in history.
0772 On December - 01 pope Adrian I elected
0800 On December - 01 charlemagne judges the accusations against Pope Leo III in the Vatican.
1135 Henry I Beauclerc, king of England (1st king that could read), dies on this day in history.
1167 On December - 01 northern Italian towns form Lombardi League
1374 On December - 01 magnus Eriksson, king of Norway/Sweden, dies
1417 Walraven I van Brederode, viceroy of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1420 On this day in history henry V of England enters Paris.
1455 Lorenzo Ghiberti, Italian sculptor, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1521 On this day in history leo X, [Giovanni de' Medici], Italian Pope (1513-21), dies at 45
1530 Margaretha of Austria, governess of the Netherlands, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1549 Johan van der Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC) on this day in history.
1566 Spanish king Philip II names Fernando Alvarez, duke of Alva on December - 01.
1566 On this day in history philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen
1573 On December - 01 philippus Rovenius, [Rouveen], apostile
1580 On this day in history edmund Campion, English jesuit, hanged at 42
1605 Juan de Padilla, composer on this day in history.
1623 On December - 01 thomas Weelkes, composer, dies at 47
1626 Pasha Muhammad ibn Farukh tyrannical gov of Jerusalem, driven out on December - 01.
1633 Isabella of Austria, infante of Spain/governess in Holland, dies at 67 on December - 01.
1634 John-Erasmus Quellinus, [Quellien], Flemish painter on December - 01.
1635 On December - 01 melchior Teschner, composer, dies at 51
1640 On December - 01 portugal regains independence after 60 years of Spanish rule
1641 Mass becomes first colony to give statutory recognition to slavery on this day in history.
1641 On December - 01 mass becomes 1st colony to give statutory recognition to slavery
1651 Cristobal de Isla Diego, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1653 An athlete from Croydon is reported to have run 20 miles from St Albans to London in less than 90 minutes on December - 01.
1656 On December - 01 germany promises Poland aid against Sweden
1671 On this day in history keill, mathematician
1700 Willem ten Rhijne, Dutch physician in Batavia, dies at about 53 on December - 01.
1707 On December - 01 jeremiah Clarke, composer, dies
1708 On December - 01 great Alliance occupies Brussels
1709 On December - 01 franz Xaver Richter, composer
1709 On December - 01 a Sancta Clara, writer, dies