Historical Events Happened In December - 26
Sunday, 05 July 2015
0267 On this day in history dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies
0268 St Dionysius ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0268 On this day in history pope Dionysius
0418 St Zosimus ends his reign as Catholic Pope on December - 26.
0795 On December - 26 st Leo III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1194 On December - 26 frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily
1198 On this day in history french bishop Odo van Sully condemns Zottenfeest
1350 Jean de Marigny, French bishop on this day in history.
1476 On December - 26 galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered
1481 On this day in history battle at Westbroek: Dutch army beats Utrecht
1492 On December - 26 1st Spanish settlement in New World founded, by Columbus
1530 Zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47 on December - 26.
1568 On December - 26 uprising of Morisco's against suppression in Granada
1574 On December - 26 charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50
1613 Robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, marries Frances Howard, occasioning John Donne's "Eclogue" on this day in history.
1618 On this day in history elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess
1620 Pilgrims arrived at Plymouth, MA on this day in history.
1624 Simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54 on December - 26.
1627 Gonzaga, Italian monarch of Mantua/Monferrato, dies on December - 26.
1633 Charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised on December - 26.
1658 On December - 26 simon Guillain, French sculptor (Castle of Blois/Sorbonne), dies at 78
1659 Long Parliament reforms in Westminster on December - 26.
1660 On December - 26 peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised
1676 Domenicus van Tol, Dutch painter, dies on this day in history.
1679 On this day in history john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53
1687 On December - 26 johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer
1716 The birth of Thomas Gray, English Poet on December - 26.
1716 Thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard) on this day in history.
1727 On December - 26 in France Louis-François Duplessis de Mornay appointed Bishop of Quebec on death of Mgr. de Saint-Vallier; he never came to Canada.
1731 Anthony Ziesenis, architect/sculptor (Town Hall of Westzaan) on December - 26.
1736 On this day in history antonio Caldara, composer, dies
1738 Thomas Nelson, merchant, signer of Declaration of Independence on this day in history.
1740 On this day in history mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies
1748 On December - 26 france & Austria signs treaty about Southern Netherlands