1081 Louis VI of France (d. 1137) was born on December - 01.
1083 On December - 01 birth of anna Comnena, Byzantine historian (d. 1153)
1521 Takeda Shingen, Japanese warlord (d. 1573) was born on this day in history.
1525 Tadeáš Hájek, Czech physician and astronomer (d. 1600) was born on this day in history.
1549 Johan van der Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC) was born on December - 01.
1566 On this day in history birth of philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen
1573 Philippus Rovenius, [Rouveen], apostile was born on December - 01.
1580 Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (d. 1637) was born on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of king Magnus II of Sweden (b. 1316)
1417 Walraven I van Brederode, viceroy of Holland, dies on this day in history.
1433 On this day in history death of emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (b. 1377)
1455 Lorenzo Ghiberti, Italian sculptor, dies at 77 on this day in history.