Historical Events Happened In December - 28
Sunday, 23 October 2016
0300 Theonas, Patriarch of Alexandria on December - 28.
0418 On this day in history st Boniface I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0801 On December - 28 louis the Vrome occupies Barcelona
1065 Westminster Abbey opens on this day in history.
1065 On December - 28 westminister Abbey opens in London
1308 On December - 28 the reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan, begins.
1446 On this day in history clemens VIII, [Aegyd Munoz], Spanish anti-pope (1423-29), dies
1484 Joachim Vadianus, [von Watt], Swiss physician/mayor of Sankt Gallen on this day in history.
1542 Albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52 on December - 28.
1614 On December - 28 sperm whale beached at Noordwijk
1622 On this day in history francois de Sales, French bishop of Geneva/writer/saint, dies at 55
1631 Ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch seascape painter/cartoonist on this day in history.
1673 On this day in history joan Blaeu, Dutch cartographer/publisher (Atlas Major), dies at 77
1694 On this day in history queen Mary II of England dies of smallpox after five years of joint rule with her husband, King William III.
1694 On December - 28 ceslav Vanura, composer
1694 Mary II, Queen of England, dies after 5 years of rule at 32 [NS=Jan 7] on December - 28.
1706 Pierre Bayle, French theologist (History of Criticism), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1731 On December - 28 christian Cannabich, German composer/royal chaplain master
1732 On this day in history 1st known ad for "Poor Richard's Almanack" (Pennsylvania Gazette)
1738 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer on this day in history.
1751 On December - 28 josef Blazej Smrcek, composer
1753 Johan Wikmanson, composer on December - 28.
1763 John Molson, founded Montreal brewery (Molsons) on December - 28.
1768 King Taksin was coronation achieved through conquest as a king of Thailand and established Thonburi as a capital on December - 28.
1772 Ernst J earl van/of Biron, Russian duke of Courland, dies at 82 on December - 28.
1775 On December - 28 peter A van de Parra, gov-gen of (Neth Indies), dies at 61
1779 On this day in history gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
1783 Robert Gallenberg, composer on this day in history.
1787 On this day in history hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao
1793 On this day in history louis earl of Bylandt, Dutch admiral, dies at about 75
1801 On this day in history james Barnes, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1869
1805 Tomas Genoves y Lapetra, composer on this day in history.
1812 On this day in history julius Reitz, composer
1816 On this day in history american Colonization Society organizes