Historical Events In December - 09
Thursday, 24 September 2020
0536 On December - 09 byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten
0656 On this day in history battle of Kameel: Kalief Al ibn Abu Talib beats rebellion
1165 Malcom IV, king of Scotland (1153-65), dies at 24 on December - 09.
1212 Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king on December - 09.
1292 On December - 09 sa'di, great Persian poet (Orchard, Rose Garden), dies
1315 Swiss Woudsteden renews Eternal Covenant (Oath Society) on this day in history.
1392 On this day in history peter, Prince/Regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa benfeitoria)
1425 On this day in history pope Martinus V forms University of Leuven
1437 On this day in history sigismund, German Emperor/king of Hungary/Bohemia, dies at 70
1561 On this day in history edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
1565 Pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1570 Geuzen under Herman de Ruyter occupies Loevestein on December - 09.
1571 Adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect on this day in history.
1581 On December - 09 emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange
1594 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) on December - 09.
1608 John Milton, London, poet/puritan (Paradise Lost) on this day in history.
1625 Netherlands & England sign military treaty on this day in history.
1625 Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Frisian humanist/historian, dies at 78 on December - 09.
1636 Giovanni B Aleotti, Ital writer/theater architect, dies at about 90 on this day in history.
1640 Settler Hugh Bewitt banished from Mass colony when he declares himself to be free of original sin on this day in history.
1640 Pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565) on December - 09.
1641 On this day in history anthonie "Antoon" van Dyck, Flemish painter, dies at 42
1658 Dutch troops occupy harbor city Quilon (Coilan) India on this day in history.
1669 On this day in history clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Ital Pope (1667-69), dies
1674 On this day in history edward Hyde 1st earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67), dies at 65
1688 On this day in history king James II's wife & son flee England for France
1692 William Mountfort, English actor and dramatist on this day in history.
1706 On December - 09 pedro II, king of Portugal (1683-1706), dies at 58
1715 Georg Gottfried Petri, composer on this day in history.
1717 On this day in history johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist (History of Ancient Art)
1724 On December - 09 colley Cibber's "Caesar in Aegypt," premieres in London
1728 On December - 09 pietro Alessandro Guglieli, composer
1738 On this day in history jews are expelled from Breslau Silesia
1742 On this day in history carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid)