1081 On December - 01 birth of louis VI of France (d. 1137)
1083 On December - 01 birth of anna Comnena, Byzantine historian (d. 1153)
1521 Takeda Shingen, Japanese warlord (d. 1573) was born on December - 01.
1525 On this day in history birth of tadeáš Hájek, Czech physician and astronomer (d. 1600)
1549 On this day in history birth of johan van der Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC)
1566 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen was born on this day in history.
1573 On December - 01 birth of philippus Rovenius, [Rouveen], apostile
1580 Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (d. 1637) was born on December - 01.
0660 On December - 01 eligius/Eloy, French bishop of Tournay-Noyon/saint, dies
1135 Henry I Beauclerc, king of England (1st king that could read), dies on December - 01.
1241 Death of Isabella of England, wife of Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1214) on this day in history.
1374 On this day in history magnus Eriksson, king of Norway/Sweden, dies
1377 Death of King Magnus II of Sweden (b. 1316) on December - 01.
1417 On December - 01 walraven I van Brederode, viceroy of Holland, dies
1433 Death of Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (b. 1377) on this day in history.
1455 Lorenzo Ghiberti, Italian sculptor, dies at 77 on this day in history.