Historical Events In December - 07
Thursday, 18 October 2018
0036 On this day in history -BC- Earliest known Mayan inscription, Stela 2 at Chiapa de Corzo
0043 -BC- Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman writer, gets his head and right hand chopped off by Mark Antony's soldiers on this day in history.
0185 Emperor Lo-Yang, China sees supernova (MSH15-52) on December - 07.
0283 St Eutychian ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0283 Pope Eutychian on this day in history.
0967 Abu Sa'id ibn Aboa al-Chair, Persian mystic on December - 07.
0983 Otto II the Red, German king/emperor (973-83), dies at about 28 on December - 07.
1254 On December - 07 innocent IV, [Sinibaldo dei Fieschi], Pope (1243-54), dies
1354 On December - 07 margaretha van Bavarian's son earl Willem V signs peace treaty
1383 Wenceslaus, duke of Brabant, dies on this day in history.
1431 Henry VI of England is crowned King of France on this day in history.
1498 On this day in history alexander Hegius von Heek, German humanist
1542 On this day in history mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland (1560-1587)
1557 On December - 07 girolamo Trombeti, composer
1598 On this day in history giovanni Bernini, Italy, baroque sculptor (St Teresa in Ecstasy)
1604 On this day in history ambrosius Reiner, composer
1637 Barnardo Pasquini, composer on this day in history.
1646 On this day in history princess Louise Henriette (19) marries monarch Frederik Henry
1648 On this day in history giovanni Maria Capelli, composer
1696 On this day in history connecticut Route 108, one of the oldest highways in the U.S. is completed to Trumbull.
1724 Tumult of Thorn on December - 07.
1731 On this day in history abraham-Hyacinthe Anquetil du Perron, French interpreter
1732 On December - 07 the Royal Opera House opens at Covent Garden, London.
1741 On December - 07 elisabeth Petrovna becomes tsarina of Russia
1751 Jurrian F de Frederici, governor-General (Suriname) on this day in history.
1754 On December - 07 jack Jouett, American patriot
1761 Madame [Marie Grosholtz] Tussaud, created wax museum on December - 07.
1772 On December - 07 joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer
1775 On this day in history charles Saunders, British admiral
1783 Theatre Royal opens in Covent Garden, London on this day in history.
1787 On this day in history delaware becomes first state to ratify constitution
1787 Delaware becomes 1st state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
1801 On December - 07 johann Nepomuk Nestroy, Austrian actor (Judith und Holofernes)
1808 On December - 07 james Madison elected US pres/George Clinton vice-pres