Historical Events For December - 07
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
0036 -BC- Earliest known Mayan inscription, Stela 2 at Chiapa de Corzo on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
0283 Pope Eutychian on December - 07.
0967 On December - 07 abu Sa'id ibn Aboa al-Chair, Persian mystic
0983 On December - 07 otto II the Red, German king/emperor (973-83), dies at about 28
1254 On December - 07 innocent IV, [Sinibaldo dei Fieschi], Pope (1243-54), dies
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 December - 07 henry VI of England is crowned King of France
1498 On December - 07 alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist
1542 On this day in history mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland (1560-1587)
1557 On December - 07 girolamo Trombeti, composer
1598 Giovanni Bernini, Italy, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy) on this day in history.
1604 Ambrosius Reiner, composer on December - 07.
1637 Barnardo Pasquini, composer on this day in history.
1646 On December - 07 princess Louise Henriette (19) marries monarch Frederik Henry
1648 Giovanni Maria Capelli, composer on this day in history.
1696 On December - 07 connecticut Route 108, one of the oldest highways in the U.S. is completed to Trumbull.
1724 On December - 07 tumult of Thorn
1731 On this day in history abraham-Hyacinthe Anquetil du Perron, French interpreter
1732 On December - 07 the Royal Opera House opens at Covent Garden, London.
1741 On this day in history elisabeth Petrovna becomes tsarina of Russia
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 On this day in history joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer
1775 Charles Saunders, British admiral on this day in history.
1783 On this day in history theatre Royal opens in Covent Garden, London
1787 On December - 07 delaware becomes first state to ratify constitution
1787 On December - 07 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.