Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In December - 19

Tuesday, 14 July 2020

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  Anastasius I, Bishop of Rome (399-401), dies on this day in history.  

1036  Su Tung-p'o, China, poet/essayist/painter/calligrapher on this day in history.  

1055  On this day in history seldjuken under Toghril Beg occupy Baghdad  

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

1154  Henry II becomes King of England on December - 19.  

1154  King Henry II of England crowned on December - 19.  

1327  Agnes of France, Duchess of Burgundy on December - 19.  

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

1498  Andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist on this day in history.  

1551  Dutch west coast hit by hurricane on December - 19.  

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

1614  Melchior Bischoff, composer, dies at 67 on December - 19.  

1676  On this day in history louis-Nicholas Clerambault, Paris France, composer/organist  

1683  Philip V, Versailles France, King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46) on this day in history.  

1686  On this day in history robinson Crusoe leaves his island after 28 years (as per Defoe)  

1688  King James II's wife & son flee to France on this day in history.  

1696  On this day in history jean-Francois Regnard's "Le Joueur," premieres in Paris  

1723  On December - 19 susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother  

1732  Benjamin Franklin begins publication of "Poor Richard's Almanack" on December - 19.  

1732  Benjamin Franklin under the name Richard Saunders begins publication of "Poor Richard's Almanack" on this day in history.  

1741  On December - 19 vitus J Bering, Dutch navigator/explorer, dies  

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

1749  On December - 19 francesco Antonio Bonporti, composer, dies at 76  

1753  On December - 19 john Taylor, Virginia, philosopher (Jeffersonian Democracy)  

1776  On this day in history thomas Paine publishes his first "American Crisis" essay  

1776  Thomas Paine published his 1st "American Crisis" essay, in which he wrote, "These are the times that try men's souls" on December - 19.  

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

1777  On December - 19 washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for winter  

1779  On this day in history auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver  

1783  On this day in history english govt of Pitt Jr forms  

1783  On this day in history charles-Julien Brianchon, France, mathematician (Brianchon's theorem)  

1788  On December - 19 chinese troops occupy capital Thang Long Vietnam  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | Next Page »

Advertisements

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  On December - 19 birth of andreas Osiander, Germany, Protestant Reformation theologist  

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  Philip V, Versailles France, King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46) was born on this day in history.  

1699  William Bowyer, English printer (d. 1777) was born on this day in history.  

1714  On December - 19 birth of john Winthrop, American astronomer (d. 1779)  

1723  Susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother was born on December - 19.  

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In December - 19

Famous People Died On This Day In History

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

1075  Death of Edith of Wessex, wife of Edward the Confessor of England on December - 19.  

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

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

1614  On this day in history melchior Bischoff, composer, dies at 67  

1737  On December - 19 death of james Sobieski, Crown Prince of Poland (b. 1667)  

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

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

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is coronavirus a biological weapon?
Yes
No
Don't Know