Historical Events Happened In December - 28
Saturday, 01 November 2014
0300 On this day in history theonas, Patriarch of Alexandria
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 On December - 28 westminster Abbey opens
1065 On December - 28 westminister Abbey opens in London
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 this day in history albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52
1614 On this day in history sperm whale beached at Noordwijk
1622 On December - 28 francois de Sales, French bishop of Geneva/writer/saint, dies at 55
1631 On December - 28 ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch seascape painter/cartoonist
1673 On December - 28 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 Ceslav Vanura, composer on December - 28.
1694 On this day in history mary II, Queen of England, dies after 5 years of rule at 32 [NS=Jan 7]
1706 On December - 28 pierre Bayle, French theologist (History of Criticism), dies at 59
1731 Christian Cannabich, German composer/royal chaplain master on this day in history.
1732 1st known ad for "Poor Richard's Almanack" (Pennsylvania Gazette) on December - 28.
1738 On this day in history thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer
1751 Josef Blazej Smrcek, composer on December - 28.
1753 Johan Wikmanson, composer on this day in history.
1763 John Molson, founded Montreal brewery (Molsons) on December - 28.
1768 On December - 28 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 this day in history 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 On December - 28 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 this day in history.
1801 On December - 28 james Barnes, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1869
1805 On December - 28 tomas Genoves y Lapetra, composer
1812 Julius Reitz, composer on December - 28.
1816 On December - 28 american Colonization Society organizes