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Historical Events In December - 08

Sunday, 08 December 2019

1326  Daitokuji temple, Rinzai line, established in Kyoto by Daito Kokushi on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1542  On December - 08 the birth of Mary Queen Of Scots, Scottish Queen who ascended to the throne aged seven  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  On December - 08 biblioteca Ambrosiana opens its reading room, the second public library of Europe.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1659  Today in history mexican border town Ciudad Juárez is founded by Fray GarcĂ­a de San Francisco.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  On December - 08 battle at Brihuega: English Gen Stanhope captured  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  On this day in history george Washington's retreating army crosses Delaware River from NJ  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1777  Today in history capt Cook leaves Society Islands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1792  1st cremation in US, Henry Laurens on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1794  Premier issue of the Herald of Rutland, VT published on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1794  1st issue of Herald of Rutland, VT published on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1813  Ludwig von Beethoven's 7th Symphony in A, premieres on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1508  Today in history birth of gemma Frisius, [Jemme Reinersz], Frisian geographer/astronomer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1574  On December - 08 birth of maria Anna of Bavaria, Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1616)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  Today in history birth of christina, queen of Sweden who abdicated after becoming Catholic  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1678  Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton, English diplomat (d. 1757) was born today in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1699  Today in history birth of maria Josepha of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1757)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1704  On this day in history birth of anton de Haen, medical expert (Ratio Medendi)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1708  Francis I, Holy Roman emperor (1745-1765) was born on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1715  John Althuysen, Frisian vicar/poet (Frisianche rymlery) was born today in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In December - 08

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0644  On December - 08 death of omar I, 2nd kalief of Islam, murdered  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0899  Arnulf of Carinthia, last emperor of Austria-France, dies on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1292  On December - 08 john Peckham, English archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  Death of Mary, Queen of Scots (1560-1587), executed today in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1596  Death of Luis de Carabajal, 1st Jewish author in America, executed in Mexico today in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  Today in history death of john Davies, English poet (b. 1569)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  Today in history death of philippe van Lansberge, Flemish astronomer (b. 1561)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1643  John Pym, English House of Commons member, dies at about 59 today in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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