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Historical Events Happened In December - 26

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0267  Dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies on December - 26.  

0268  St Dionysius ends his reign as Catholic Pope on December - 26.  

0268  Pope Dionysius on December - 26.  

0418  St Zosimus ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.  

0795  St Leo III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.  

1194  Frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily on this day in history.  

1198  On December - 26 french bishop Odo van Sully condemns Zottenfeest  

1350  Jean de Marigny, French bishop on December - 26.  

1476  On this day in history galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered  

1481  On this day in history battle at Westbroek: Dutch army beats Utrecht  

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1492  1st Spanish settlement in New World founded, by Columbus on December - 26.  

1530  On this day in history zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47  

1568  Uprising of Morisco's against suppression in Granada on December - 26.  

1574  On December - 26 charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50  

1613  On December - 26 robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, marries Frances Howard, occasioning John Donne's "Eclogue".  

1618  Elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess on this day in history.  

1620  Pilgrims arrived at Plymouth, MA on December - 26.  

1624  On this day in history simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54  

1627  Gonzaga, Italian monarch of Mantua/Monferrato, dies on this day in history.  

1633  Charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised on this day in history.  

1658  Simon Guillain, French sculptor (Castle of Blois/Sorbonne), dies at 78 on this day in history.  

1659  On this day in history long Parliament reforms in Westminster  

1660  Peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised on this day in history.  

1676  On December - 26 domenicus van Tol, Dutch painter, dies  

1679  On this day in history john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53  

1687  Johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer on this day in history.  

1716  The birth of Thomas Gray, English Poet on December - 26.  

1716  Thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard) on December - 26.  

1727  In France Louis-François Duplessis de Mornay appointed Bishop of Quebec on death of Mgr. de Saint-Vallier; he never came to Canada on December - 26.  

1731  Anthony Ziesenis, architect/sculptor (Town Hall of Westzaan) on this day in history.  

1736  Antonio Caldara, composer, dies on this day in history.  

1738  Thomas Nelson, merchant, signer of Declaration of Independence on December - 26.  

1740  On December - 26 mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies  

1748  On this day in history france & Austria signs treaty about Southern Netherlands  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1194  Frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily was born on December - 26.  

1532  Guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (d. 1576) was born on this day in history.  

1536  Yi I, Korean Confucian scholar (d. 1584) was born on this day in history.  

1542  On this day in history birth of tokugawa Ieyasu, unifier of Japan and first Tokugawa Shogun (d. 1616)  

1618  On this day in history birth of elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess  

1633  Charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised was born on December - 26.  

1646  Robert Bolling, English settler in Virginia (d. 1709) was born on this day in history.  

1660  On December - 26 birth of peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised  

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Famous Deaths In December - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0267  On December - 26 dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies  

0268  Death of Pope Dionysius on December - 26.  

1350  On this day in history death of jean de Marigny, French bishop  

1458  Death of Arthur III, Duke of Brittany (b. 1393) on December - 26.  

1476  Death of Galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered on December - 26.  

1530  Zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47 on this day in history.  

1574  Charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50 on December - 26.  

1624  On December - 26 simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54  

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