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Historical Events In December - 26

Tuesday, 07 July 2020

1762  Franz Wilhelm Tausch, composer on December - 26.  

1770  Pierre earl de Cambronne, French general (Waterloo, Elba) on this day in history.  

1771  Heinrich J von Collin, Austria dramatist/poet (Regulus) on December - 26.  

1773  On December - 26 expulsion of tea ships from Philadelphia  

1776  On this day in history battle of Trenton-major British defeat  

1776  On December - 26 johann Gottlieb Rall, Hessian colonel/mercenary, dies in battle  

1778  Juan Lovera, Venezuela, artist on December - 26.  

1791  On December - 26 in the British parlimentLondon England, British PM William Pitt passes the Constitutional Act, dividing Quebec along the Ottawa River, into Upper and Lower Canada,  

1792  On December - 26 the final trial of Louis XVI of France begins in Paris.  

1792  On this day in history charles Babbage, English inventor (calculating machine)  

1793  Battle of Geisberg: French defeat Austrians on December - 26.  

1793  On this day in history franz Hunten, composer  

1797  On this day in history hans Skramstad, composer  

1797  John Wilkes, English journalist/Higher/Lower house leader, dies at 72 on December - 26.  

1799  George Washington is eulogized by Colonel Henry Lee as "1st in war, first in peace & first in the hearts of his countrymen" on December - 26.  

1799  On this day in history george Washington is eulogized by Col Henry Lee as "1st in war, 1st in peace & 1st in hearts of his countrymen"  

1805  On December - 26 pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts established, Philadelphia  

1805  On December - 26 the Treaty of Pressburg December 26 ends hostilities between France and Austria  

1805  On December - 26 france & Austria signs Peace of Pressburg  

1805  On December - 26 joseph-Leon Gatayes, composer  

1808  Albert Grisar, composer on December - 26.  

1809  English invasionary troop leaves Vlissingen on this day in history.  

1809  William Nelson Pendleton, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1883 on December - 26.  

1811  A theater fire in Richmond, Virginia kills the Governor of Virginia George William Smith and the president of the First National Bank of Virginia Abraham B. Venable on December - 26.  

1812  Wilhelm Volkmar, composer on December - 26.  

1813  On December - 26 zamose, Modlin, Torgau surrenders to allied armies  

1815  On this day in history israel Bush Richardson, Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1862  

1820  Gustavus Adolphus Smith, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1885 on this day in history.  

1822  Dion Boucicault, Irish/Us actor/playwright (Rip van Winkle) on December - 26.  

1824  Augustus Louis Chetlain, Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1914 on December - 26.  

1825  On this day in history erie Canal opens  

1826  On this day in history franz Coenen, composer  

1827  Jan David Holland, composer, dies at 81 on December - 26.  

1830  On this day in history gaetano Donizetti's opera "Anna Bolena," premieres in Milan  

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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  Guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (d. 1576) was born on December - 26.  

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

1542  Tokugawa Ieyasu, unifier of Japan and first Tokugawa Shogun (d. 1616) was born on this day in history.  

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

1633  Charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised was born on this day in history.  

1646  On December - 26 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  On December - 26 dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies  

0268  Death of Pope Dionysius on December - 26.  

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

1458  On December - 26 death of arthur III, Duke of Brittany (b. 1393)  

1476  On this day in history death of galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered  

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

1574  Charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50 on this day in history.  

1624  Simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54 on December - 26.  

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