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Historical Events In December - 23

Monday, 16 May 2022

0245  Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra on this day in history.  

0558  On December - 23 childebert, king of France (511-58), dies at about 62  

0619  Boniface V begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.  

0679  On December - 23 dagobert II, king of Austrasia (676-679), murdered  

0910  Naum of Preslav, Bulgarian scholar on this day in history.  

0913  On this day in history conrad of Franconia  

0918  On December - 23 conrad I, East Frankish/German king (911-18), dies  

0962  Byzantine-Arab Wars: Under the future Emperor Nicephorus Phocas, Byzantine troops stormed the city of Aleppo, recovering the tattered tunic of John the Baptist on December - 23.  

1116  Ivo van Chartres, French canonist/bishop of Chartres/saint, dies on this day in history.  

1174  Louis I, Duke of Wittelsbach on December - 23.  

1230  On this day in history berengaria of Navarre, queen of Richard I of England  

1236  On this day in history philippus Cancellarius, French theologist/poet (Summa Cum Laude), dies  

1482  On this day in history peace of Atrecht  

1493  On this day in history georg Alt's German translation of Hartmann Schedel's Nuremberg Chronicle is published.  

1502  Margaretha, English princess of Burgundy, dies at 57 on December - 23.  

1544  On December - 23 anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)  

1548  Pieter C Bockenberg, historian (Annales Hollandiae et Zeelandiae) on December - 23.  

1568  Roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England on this day in history.  

1569  On December - 23 st Philip of Moscow martyred by Ivan the Terrible  

1569  On December - 23 st Philip, metropolitan of Moscow, martyred by Ivan the Terrible  

1582  On this day in history severo Bonini, composer  

1588  On this day in history hendrik de Guise, French leader of Catholic League, murdered at 37  

1597  Martin Opitz, Germany, poet "Father of Modern German Poetry" on this day in history.  

1619  Johan Sigismund, elector of Brandenburg/duke of Prussia, dies at 47 on this day in history.  

1620  Construction on the Plymouth Settlement Begins on December - 23.  

1620  On December - 23 french huguenots declare war on King Louis XIII  

1644  Tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, composer on December - 23.  

1652  John Cotton, Mass Bay Puritan preacher, dies at 68 on this day in history.  

1672  Giovanni Cassini discovers Rhea, a satellite of Saturn on December - 23.  

1688  On December - 23 english king Jacob II flees to France  

1688  On December - 23 jean-Louis Lully, composer, dies at 21  

1689  On December - 23 joseph Bodin de Boismortier, composer  

1690  On December - 23 john Flamsteed observes Uranus without realizing it's undiscovered  

1696  Johann David Mayer, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 23

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1173  Louis I, Duke of Bavaria (d. 1231) was born on this day in history.  

1174  Louis I, Duke of Wittelsbach was born on December - 23.  

1513  On December - 23 birth of thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (d. 1577)  

1537  King John III of Sweden (d. 1592) was born on this day in history.  

1544  On this day in history birth of anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)  

1548  On this day in history birth of pieter C Bockenberg, historian (Annales Hollandiae et Zeelandiae)  

1582  On December - 23 birth of severo Bonini, composer  

1597  On December - 23 birth of martin Opitz, Germany, poet "Father of Modern German Poetry"  

Famous Deaths In December - 23

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0558  Childebert, king of France (511-58), dies at about 62 on December - 23.  

0679  On December - 23 death of dagobert II, king of Austrasia (676-679), murdered  

0910  Death of Naum of Preslav, Bulgarian scholar on December - 23.  

0913  Death of Conrad of Franconia on this day in history.  

0918  On December - 23 conrad I, East Frankish/German king (911-18), dies  

1116  Ivo van Chartres, French canonist/bishop of Chartres/saint, dies on this day in history.  

1230  On this day in history death of berengaria of Navarre, queen of Richard I of England  

1236  Philippus Cancellarius, French theologist/poet (Summa Cum Laude), dies on this day in history.  

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