Historical Events Happened In December - 28
Saturday, 30 July 2016
0300 On December - 28 theonas, Patriarch of Alexandria
0418 On December - 28 st Boniface I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0801 On this day in history louis the Vrome occupies Barcelona
1065 Westminster Abbey opens on December - 28.
1065 Westminister Abbey opens in London on December - 28.
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 this day in history.
1614 Sperm whale beached at Noordwijk on this day in history.
1622 Francois de Sales, French bishop of Geneva/writer/saint, dies at 55 on December - 28.
1631 Ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch seascape painter/cartoonist on December - 28.
1673 Joan Blaeu, Dutch cartographer/publisher (Atlas Major), dies at 77 on December - 28.
1694 On December - 28 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 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 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 December - 28 thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer
1751 On December - 28 josef Blazej Smrcek, composer
1753 Johan Wikmanson, composer on this day in history.
1763 John Molson, founded Montreal brewery (Molsons) on this day in history.
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 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 December - 28 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
1783 On this day in history robert Gallenberg, composer
1787 Hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao on December - 28.
1793 Louis earl of Bylandt, Dutch admiral, dies at about 75 on December - 28.
1801 On this day in history james Barnes, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1869
1805 On this day in history tomas Genoves y Lapetra, composer
1812 On December - 28 julius Reitz, composer
1816 On this day in history american Colonization Society organizes