Historical Events For December - 07
Friday, 15 December 2017
0036 On December - 07 -BC- Earliest known Mayan inscription, Stela 2 at Chiapa de Corzo
0043 -BC- Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman writer, gets his head and right hand chopped off by Mark Antony's soldiers on this day in history.
0185 On this day in history emperor Lo-Yang, China sees supernova (MSH15-52)
0283 St Eutychian ends his reign as Catholic Pope on December - 07.
0283 On December - 07 pope Eutychian
0967 Abu Sa'id ibn Aboa al-Chair, Persian mystic on December - 07.
0983 Otto II the Red, German king/emperor (973-83), dies at about 28 on this day in history.
1254 Innocent IV, [Sinibaldo dei Fieschi], Pope (1243-54), dies on this day in history.
1354 Margaretha van Bavarian's son earl Willem V signs peace treaty on this day in history.
1383 On December - 07 wenceslaus, duke of Brabant, dies
1431 On this day in history henry VI of England is crowned King of France
1498 Alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist on this day in history.
1542 Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland (1560-1587) on this day in history.
1557 On December - 07 girolamo Trombeti, composer
1598 On December - 07 giovanni Bernini, Italy, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy)
1604 On December - 07 ambrosius Reiner, composer
1637 Barnardo Pasquini, composer on December - 07.
1646 Princess Louise Henriette (19) marries monarch Frederik Henry on this day in history.
1648 On this day in history giovanni Maria Capelli, composer
1696 On this day in history connecticut Route 108, one of the oldest highways in the U.S. is completed to Trumbull.
1724 On December - 07 tumult of Thorn
1731 Abraham-Hyacinthe Anquetil du Perron, French interpreter on December - 07.
1732 The Royal Opera House opens at Covent Garden, London on December - 07.
1741 Elisabeth Petrovna becomes tsarina of Russia on this day in history.
1751 On December - 07 jurrian F de Frederici, governor-General (Suriname)
1754 On December - 07 jack Jouett, American patriot
1761 On December - 07 madame [Marie Grosholtz] Tussaud, created wax museum
1772 Joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer on this day in history.
1775 Charles Saunders, British admiral on this day in history.
1783 Theatre Royal opens in Covent Garden, London on December - 07.
1787 On December - 07 delaware becomes first state to ratify constitution
1787 On this day in history delaware becomes 1st state to ratify constitution
1801 On December - 07 johann Nepomuk Nestroy, Austrian actor (Judith und Holofernes)
1808 James Madison elected US pres/George Clinton vice-pres on December - 07.