1194 Frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily was born on this day in history.
1532 On December - 26 birth of guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (d. 1576)
1536 On this day in history birth of yi I, Korean Confucian scholar (d. 1584)
1542 Tokugawa Ieyasu, unifier of Japan and first Tokugawa Shogun (d. 1616) was born on December - 26.
1618 On December - 26 birth of elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess
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 this day in history.
0267 Dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies on this day in history.
0268 Death of Pope Dionysius on this day in history.
1350 On December - 26 death of jean de Marigny, French bishop
1458 On December - 26 death of arthur III, Duke of Brittany (b. 1393)
1476 Death of Galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered on December - 26.
1530 On this day in history zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47
1574 On December - 26 charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50
1624 Simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54 on December - 26.