Historical Events In December - 08
Sunday, 08 December 2019
1326 Today in history daitokuji temple, Rinzai line, established in Kyoto by Daito Kokushi
1542 Today in history the birth of Mary Queen Of Scots, Scottish Queen who ascended to the throne aged seven
1609 Biblioteca Ambrosiana opens its reading room, the second public library of Europe today in history.
1659 Mexican border town Ciudad JuĂˇrez is founded by Fray GarcĂa de San Francisco on this day in history.
1710 On December - 08 battle at Brihuega: English Gen Stanhope captured
1776 On December - 08 george Washington's retreating army crosses Delaware River from NJ
1777 Today in history capt Cook leaves Society Islands
1792 On December - 08 1st cremation in US, Henry Laurens
1794 On December - 08 premier issue of the Herald of Rutland, VT published
1794 1st issue of Herald of Rutland, VT published today in history.
1813 Today in history ludwig von Beethoven's 7th Symphony in A, premieres