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Historical Events In December - 26

Wednesday, 24 February 2021

0267  On this day in history dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies  

0268  On December - 26 st Dionysius ends his reign as Catholic Pope  

0268  On December - 26 pope Dionysius  

0418  St Zosimus ends his reign as Catholic Pope on December - 26.  

0795  On this day in history st Leo III begins his reign as Catholic Pope  

1194  On this day in history frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily  

1198  On December - 26 french bishop Odo van Sully condemns Zottenfeest  

1350  On this day in history jean de Marigny, French bishop  

1476  Galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered on December - 26.  

1481  On this day in history battle at Westbroek: Dutch army beats Utrecht  

1492  On this day in history 1st Spanish settlement in New World founded, by Columbus  

1530  On December - 26 zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47  

1568  On this day in history uprising of Morisco's against suppression in Granada  

1574  On this day in history charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50  

1613  On December - 26 robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, marries Frances Howard, occasioning John Donne's "Eclogue".  

1618  On this day in history elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess  

1620  Pilgrims arrived at Plymouth, MA on this day in history.  

1624  On this day in history simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54  

1627  Gonzaga, Italian monarch of Mantua/Monferrato, dies on December - 26.  

1633  On this day in history charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised  

1658  Simon Guillain, French sculptor (Castle of Blois/Sorbonne), dies at 78 on December - 26.  

1659  On December - 26 long Parliament reforms in Westminster  

1660  On this day in history peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised  

1676  Domenicus van Tol, Dutch painter, dies on this day in history.  

1679  On December - 26 john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53  

1687  On December - 26 johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer  

1716  The birth of Thomas Gray, English Poet on December - 26.  

1716  Thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard) on December - 26.  

1727  On this day in history in France Louis-François Duplessis de Mornay appointed Bishop of Quebec on death of Mgr. de Saint-Vallier; he never came to Canada.  

1731  Anthony Ziesenis, architect/sculptor (Town Hall of Westzaan) on this day in history.  

1736  Antonio Caldara, composer, dies on this day in history.  

1738  On this day in history thomas Nelson, merchant, signer of Declaration of Independence  

1740  Mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies on this day in history.  

1748  On December - 26 france & Austria signs treaty about Southern Netherlands  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1194  On this day in history birth of frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily  

1532  On December - 26 birth of guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (d. 1576)  

1536  On December - 26 birth of yi I, Korean Confucian scholar (d. 1584)  

1542  On this day in history birth of tokugawa Ieyasu, unifier of Japan and first Tokugawa Shogun (d. 1616)  

1618  Elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess was born on December - 26.  

1633  On this day in history birth of charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised  

1646  On this day in history birth of robert Bolling, English settler in Virginia (d. 1709)  

1660  Peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised was born on December - 26.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0267  Dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies on this day in history.  

0268  Death of Pope Dionysius on December - 26.  

1350  Death of Jean de Marigny, French bishop on this day in history.  

1458  Death of Arthur III, Duke of Brittany (b. 1393) on December - 26.  

1476  Death of Galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered on December - 26.  

1530  Zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47 on December - 26.  

1574  On this day in history charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50  

1624  On December - 26 simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54  

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