Historical Events In December - 07
Thursday, 04 March 2021
0036 -BC- Earliest known Mayan inscription, Stela 2 at Chiapa de Corzo on this day in history.
0043 -BC- Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman writer, gets his head and right hand chopped off by Mark Antony's soldiers on December - 07.
0185 On this day in history emperor Lo-Yang, China sees supernova (MSH15-52)
0283 St Eutychian ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0283 On this day in history pope Eutychian
0967 On December - 07 abu Sa'id ibn Aboa al-Chair, Persian mystic
0983 Otto II the Red, German king/emperor (973-83), dies at about 28 on this day in history.
1254 On December - 07 innocent IV, [Sinibaldo dei Fieschi], Pope (1243-54), dies
1354 On this day in history margaretha van Bavarian's son earl Willem V signs peace treaty
1383 Wenceslaus, duke of Brabant, dies on this day in history.
1431 On December - 07 henry VI of England is crowned King of France
1498 On December - 07 alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist
1542 On December - 07 mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland (1560-1587)
1557 On December - 07 girolamo Trombeti, composer
1598 On December - 07 giovanni Bernini, Italy, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy)
1604 On December - 07 ambrosius Reiner, composer
1637 On this day in history barnardo Pasquini, composer
1646 On this day in history princess Louise Henriette (19) marries monarch Frederik Henry
1648 On December - 07 giovanni Maria Capelli, composer
1696 Connecticut Route 108, one of the oldest highways in the U.S. is completed to Trumbull on this day in history.
1724 Tumult of Thorn on this day in history.
1731 Abraham-Hyacinthe Anquetil du Perron, French interpreter on December - 07.
1732 The Royal Opera House opens at Covent Garden, London on December - 07.
1741 On December - 07 elisabeth Petrovna becomes tsarina of Russia
1751 Jurrian F de Frederici, governor-General (Suriname) on this day in history.
1754 On December - 07 jack Jouett, American patriot
1761 On December - 07 madame [Marie Grosholtz] Tussaud, created wax museum
1772 On December - 07 joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer
1775 On December - 07 charles Saunders, British admiral
1783 Theatre Royal opens in Covent Garden, London on December - 07.
1787 On December - 07 delaware becomes first state to ratify constitution
1787 Delaware becomes 1st state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
1801 Johann Nepomuk Nestroy, Austrian actor (Judith und Holofernes) on this day in history.
1808 On December - 07 james Madison elected US pres/George Clinton vice-pres