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