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Historical Events In December - 08

Thursday, 14 November 2019

0644  Omar I, 2nd kalief of Islam, murdered on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0899  On this day in history arnulf of Carinthia, last emperor of Austria-France, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1292  On December - 08 john Peckham, English archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1326  Daitokuji temple, Rinzai line, established in Kyoto by Daito Kokushi on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1508  On December - 08 gemma Frisius, [Jemme Reinersz], Frisian geographer/astronomer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1542  On December - 08 the birth of Mary Queen Of Scots, Scottish Queen who ascended to the throne aged seven  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  On December - 08 mary, Queen of Scots (1560-1587), executed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1596  Luis de Carabajal, 1st Jewish author in America, executed in Mexico on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  On this day in history biblioteca Ambrosiana opens its reading room, the second public library of Europe.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  Christina, queen of Sweden who abdicated after becoming Catholic on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1643  On December - 08 john Pym, English House of Commons member, dies at about 59  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1652  Adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary, murdered at 35 on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1659  On this day in history mexican border town Ciudad Juárez is founded by Fray GarcĂ­a de San Francisco.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1681  On this day in history gerard Terborch, the Younger, Dutch painter/etcher, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1704  Anton de Haen, medical expert (Ratio Medendi) on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1708  On December - 08 francis I, Holy Roman emperor (1745-1765)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1709  Thomas Corneille, French dramatist, dies at 74 on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  Battle at Brihuega: English Gen Stanhope captured on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1715  John Althuysen, Frisian vicar/poet (Frisianche rymlery) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1722  On this day in history elisabeth C "Liselotte" van Palts, German/French duchess, dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1728  Johann G von Zimmermann, Swiss author on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1730  On this day in history john Ingen Housz, Dutch/English personal physician of Maria Theresia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1731  On December - 08 frantisek Xaver Dusek, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1737  On this day in history robert Kimmerling, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1741  On December - 08 maximilian JLP Gardel, French dancer/choreographer (Menuet Reine)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1744  Pierre Joseph Candielle, composer on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1756  On December - 08 william Stanhope, 1st Earl of Harrington, British statesman and diplomat  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1765  Eli Whitney, inventor (Cotton Gin) on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  On December - 08 george Washington's retreating army crosses Delaware River from NJ  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1777  On this day in history capt Cook leaves Society Islands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1785  Antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1789  On December - 08 john Fawcett, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1792  On this day in history 1st cremation in US, Henry Laurens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1794  On December - 08 premier issue of the Herald of Rutland, VT published  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1508  On this day in history birth of gemma Frisius, [Jemme Reinersz], Frisian geographer/astronomer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1574  On December - 08 birth of maria Anna of Bavaria, Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1616)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  On this day in history birth of christina, queen of Sweden who abdicated after becoming Catholic  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1678  Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton, English diplomat (d. 1757) was born on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1699  On this day in history birth of maria Josepha of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1757)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1704  On December - 08 birth of anton de Haen, medical expert (Ratio Medendi)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1708  On December - 08 birth of francis I, Holy Roman emperor (1745-1765)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1715  John Althuysen, Frisian vicar/poet (Frisianche rymlery) was born on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0644  On this day in history death of omar I, 2nd kalief of Islam, murdered  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0899  On December - 08 arnulf of Carinthia, last emperor of Austria-France, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1292  John Peckham, English archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 62 on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  On December - 08 death of mary, Queen of Scots (1560-1587), executed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1596  On this day in history death of luis de Carabajal, 1st Jewish author in America, executed in Mexico  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  On this day in history death of john Davies, English poet (b. 1569)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  On this day in history death of philippe van Lansberge, Flemish astronomer (b. 1561)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1643  On this day in history john Pym, English House of Commons member, dies at about 59  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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