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Historical Events In December - 26

Monday, 04 July 2022

1762  On December - 26 franz Wilhelm Tausch, composer  

1770  On December - 26 pierre earl de Cambronne, French general (Waterloo, Elba)  

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

1773  On this day in history expulsion of tea ships from Philadelphia  

1776  Battle of Trenton-major British defeat on December - 26.  

1776  Johann Gottlieb Rall, Hessian colonel/mercenary, dies in battle on December - 26.  

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

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

1792  The final trial of Louis XVI of France begins in Paris on December - 26.  

1792  Charles Babbage, English inventor (calculating machine) on December - 26.  

1793  On this day in history battle of Geisberg: French defeat Austrians.  

1793  Franz Hunten, composer on this day in history.  

1797  On December - 26 hans Skramstad, composer  

1797  On this day in history john Wilkes, English journalist/Higher/Lower house leader, dies at 72  

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

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

1805  On this day in history pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts established, Philadelphia  

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

1805  France & Austria signs Peace of Pressburg on this day in history.  

1805  On this day in history joseph-Leon Gatayes, composer  

1808  Albert Grisar, composer on this day in history.  

1809  English invasionary troop leaves Vlissingen on December - 26.  

1809  William Nelson Pendleton, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1883 on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

1812  On December - 26 wilhelm Volkmar, composer  

1813  Zamose, Modlin, Torgau surrenders to allied armies on December - 26.  

1815  Israel Bush Richardson, Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1862 on this day in history.  

1820  On December - 26 gustavus Adolphus Smith, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1885  

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

1824  On December - 26 augustus Louis Chetlain, Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1914  

1825  On this day in history erie Canal opens  

1826  Franz Coenen, composer on this day in history.  

1827  On this day in history jan David Holland, composer, dies at 81  

1830  On December - 26 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  Frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily was born on this day in history.  

1532  On this day in history birth of guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (d. 1576)  

1536  Yi I, Korean Confucian scholar (d. 1584) was born on this day in history.  

1542  On December - 26 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  Charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised was born on this day in history.  

1646  Robert Bolling, English settler in Virginia (d. 1709) was born on December - 26.  

1660  Peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In December - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

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

0268  Death of Pope Dionysius on December - 26.  

1350  On December - 26 death of jean de Marigny, French bishop  

1458  Death of Arthur III, Duke of Brittany (b. 1393) on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

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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