Historical Events Happened In December - 28
Thursday, 05 March 2015
0300 On December - 28 theonas, Patriarch of Alexandria
0418 On this day in history st Boniface I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0801 Louis the Vrome occupies Barcelona on this day in history.
1065 On this day in history westminster Abbey opens
1065 Westminister Abbey opens in London on December - 28.
1308 On this day in history the reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan, begins.
1446 On December - 28 clemens VIII, [Aegyd Munoz], Spanish anti-pope (1423-29), dies
1484 On December - 28 joachim Vadianus, [von Watt], Swiss physician/mayor of Sankt Gallen
1542 On December - 28 albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52
1614 Sperm whale beached at Noordwijk on December - 28.
1622 On December - 28 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 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 Mary II, Queen of England, dies after 5 years of rule at 32 [NS=Jan 7] on this day in history.
1706 Pierre Bayle, French theologist (History of Criticism), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1731 Christian Cannabich, German composer/royal chaplain master on December - 28.
1732 On December - 28 1st known ad for "Poor Richard's Almanack" (Pennsylvania Gazette)
1738 On this day in history thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer
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 this day in history 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 this day in history peter A van de Parra, gov-gen of (Neth Indies), dies at 61
1779 On December - 28 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
1783 On this day in history robert Gallenberg, composer
1787 On this day in history hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao
1793 On December - 28 louis earl of Bylandt, Dutch admiral, dies at about 75
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 On December - 28 julius Reitz, composer
1816 American Colonization Society organizes on December - 28.