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Historical Events In December - 19

Friday, 14 May 2021

0324  Licinius abdicates his position as Roman Emperor on December - 19.  

0401  On December - 19 st Anastasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope  

0401  On this day in history anastasius I, Bishop of Rome (399-401), dies  

1036  On December - 19 su Tung-p'o, China, poet/essayist/painter/calligrapher  

1055  Seldjuken under Toghril Beg occupy Baghdad on this day in history.  

1075  Edith of Wessex, wife of Edward the Confessor of England on this day in history.  

1154  Henry II becomes King of England on this day in history.  

1154  On this day in history king Henry II of England crowned  

1327  On this day in history agnes of France, Duchess of Burgundy  

1370  Urban V, [Guillaume de Grimoard], 1st Avignon Pope (1362-70), dies on this day in history.  

1498  On this day in history andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist  

1551  On this day in history dutch west coast hit by hurricane  

1562  On December - 19 battle at Dreux: Anne de Montmorency & huguenots under Condé captured  

1614  Melchior Bischoff, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

1676  Louis-Nicholas Clerambault, Paris France, composer/organist on December - 19.  

1683  Philip V, Versailles France, King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46) on December - 19.  

1686  On December - 19 robinson Crusoe leaves his island after 28 years (as per Defoe)  

1688  On December - 19 king James II's wife & son flee to France  

1696  Jean-Francois Regnard's "Le Joueur," premieres in Paris on this day in history.  

1723  On this day in history susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother  

1732  On December - 19 benjamin Franklin begins publication of "Poor Richard's Almanack"  

1732  On this day in history benjamin Franklin under the name Richard Saunders begins publication of "Poor Richard's Almanack"  

1741  On this day in history vitus J Bering, Dutch navigator/explorer, dies  

1744  On this day in history jacobus J Cramer, priest of Holland/Zealand/West-Friesland  

1749  On this day in history francesco Antonio Bonporti, composer, dies at 76  

1753  On this day in history john Taylor, Virginia, philosopher (Jeffersonian Democracy)  

1776  On December - 19 thomas Paine publishes his first "American Crisis" essay  

1776  On this day in history thomas Paine published his 1st "American Crisis" essay, in which he wrote, "These are the times that try men's souls"  

1777  Washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for the winter on this day in history.  

1777  On this day in history washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for winter  

1779  Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver on December - 19.  

1783  English govt of Pitt Jr forms on this day in history.  

1783  Charles-Julien Brianchon, France, mathematician (Brianchon's theorem) on December - 19.  

1788  Chinese troops occupy capital Thang Long Vietnam on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 19

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1036  On December - 19 birth of su Tung-p'o, China, poet/essayist/painter/calligrapher  

1498  Andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist was born on December - 19.  

1554  Philip William, Prince of Orange (d. 1618) was born on this day in history.  

1676  Louis-Nicholas Clerambault, Paris France, composer/organist was born on December - 19.  

1683  On December - 19 birth of philip V, Versailles France, King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46)  

1699  William Bowyer, English printer (d. 1777) was born on December - 19.  

1714  On this day in history birth of john Winthrop, American astronomer (d. 1779)  

1723  Susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 19

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0401  Anastasius I, Bishop of Rome (399-401), dies on December - 19.  

1075  Death of Edith of Wessex, wife of Edward the Confessor of England on this day in history.  

1327  On December - 19 death of agnes of France, Duchess of Burgundy  

1370  Urban V, [Guillaume de Grimoard], 1st Avignon Pope (1362-70), dies on December - 19.  

1614  Melchior Bischoff, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

1737  Death of James Sobieski, Crown Prince of Poland (b. 1667) on December - 19.  

1741  Vitus J Bering, Dutch navigator/explorer, dies on this day in history.  

1749  Francesco Antonio Bonporti, composer, dies at 76 on December - 19.  

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