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Historical Events In December - 08

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1794  1st issue of Herald of Rutland, VT published on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1795  On this day in history jacques Francois Gallay, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1811  On this day in history louis Alexander Balthasar Schindelmeisser, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1813  On this day in history ludwig von Beethoven's 7th Symphony in A, premieres  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1822  Luther Prentice Bradley, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1910 on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1826  Friedrich Siemens, German industrialist on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1828  Clinton Bowen Fisk, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1890 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1830  On this day in history h Benjamin Constant, French politician/writer, dies at 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1831  On December - 08 james Hoban, architect who designed White House, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1832  Bjornstjerne Bjornson, Norway, novelist (Pa Guds Veje, Nobel-1903) on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1846  On this day in history hector Berlioz's "La Damnation de Faust," premieres  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1849  Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Luisa Miller," premieres in Naples on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1852  On this day in history gustav Freytag's "Die Journalisten," premieres in Breslau  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  Pope Pius IX proclaims Immaculate Conception, makes Mary, free of Original Sin on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  On this day in history 1st production of Dion Boucicaults "Poor of NY"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  William Durant auto manufacturer cofounder of Chevrolet, founder of General Motors, Durant Motors; was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  On December - 08 aristide Maillol, France, painter/sculptor (Seated Woman)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  Georges Feydeau, French playwright (La Dame de Chez Maxim's) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On December - 08 2,500 reported killed at Church of La Compana, Santiago Chile  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Abraham Lincoln announces plan for Reconstruction of South on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On this day in history pope Pius IX publishes encyclical Quanta cura ("Syllabus errorum")  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  On this day in history jacques Hadamard, French mathematician (Taylor series)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  On this day in history 20th Roman Catholic ecumenical council, Vatican I, opens in Rome  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1872  J C Powys, writer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1874  Jesse James gang takes train at Muncie Kansas on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1875  Aleksandr Ostrovsky's "Volki i Ovsty," premieres in St Petersburg on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  Suriname begins compulsory education for 7-12 years on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  On December - 08 paul Emile Ladmirault, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  5,000 armed Boers gather in Paardekraal South-Africa on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  On this day in history vienna's Ring Theater destroyed by fire, kills between 640-850  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  Padraic Colum, Irish poet/novelist/poet (Collected Poems) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1882  Manuel Maria Ponce, Fresnillo Mexico, composer (Estrellita) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1886  On December - 08 american Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions; Samuel Gompers elected AFL president  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1886  On December - 08 american Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions Samuel Gompers elected AFL president  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1508  On December - 08 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  Christina, queen of Sweden who abdicated after becoming Catholic was born on December - 08.  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  Maria Josepha of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1757) was born on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1708  Francis I, Holy Roman emperor (1745-1765) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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Famous Deaths In December - 08

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0644  Death of Omar I, 2nd kalief of Islam, murdered on December - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1292  On this day in history john Peckham, English archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  Death of Mary, Queen of Scots (1560-1587), executed on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1596  On December - 08 death of luis de Carabajal, 1st Jewish author in America, executed in Mexico  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  On December - 08 death of john Davies, English poet (b. 1569)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  On December - 08 death of philippe van Lansberge, Flemish astronomer (b. 1561)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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