Historical Events Happened In December - 28
Sunday, 28 August 2016
0300 On December - 28 theonas, Patriarch of Alexandria
0418 On December - 28 st Boniface I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0801 On December - 28 louis the Vrome occupies Barcelona
1065 On this day in history westminster Abbey opens
1065 On December - 28 westminister Abbey opens in London
1308 The reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan, begins on December - 28.
1446 Clemens VIII, [Aegyd Munoz], Spanish anti-pope (1423-29), dies on December - 28.
1484 On this day in history joachim Vadianus, [von Watt], Swiss physician/mayor of Sankt Gallen
1542 Albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
1614 On this day in history sperm whale beached at Noordwijk
1622 Francois de Sales, French bishop of Geneva/writer/saint, dies at 55 on December - 28.
1631 On this day in history ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch seascape painter/cartoonist
1673 On this day in history joan Blaeu, Dutch cartographer/publisher (Atlas Major), dies at 77
1694 Queen Mary II of England dies of smallpox after five years of joint rule with her husband, King William III on this day in history.
1694 On December - 28 ceslav Vanura, composer
1694 On this day in history mary II, Queen of England, dies after 5 years of rule at 32 [NS=Jan 7]
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 December - 28.
1751 Josef Blazej Smrcek, composer on this day in history.
1753 Johan Wikmanson, composer on this day in history.
1763 On this day in history john Molson, founded Montreal brewery (Molsons)
1768 On December - 28 king Taksin was coronation achieved through conquest as a king of Thailand and established Thonburi as a capital.
1772 On December - 28 ernst J earl van/of Biron, Russian duke of Courland, dies at 82
1775 On December - 28 peter A van de Parra, gov-gen of (Neth Indies), dies at 61
1779 On December - 28 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
1783 Robert Gallenberg, composer on this day in history.
1787 Hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao on December - 28.
1793 Louis earl of Bylandt, Dutch admiral, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1801 James Barnes, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1869 on this day in history.
1805 On December - 28 tomas Genoves y Lapetra, composer
1812 Julius Reitz, composer on December - 28.
1816 American Colonization Society organizes on this day in history.