Historical Events In December - 09
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0536 On this day in history byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten
0656 Battle of Kameel: Kalief Al ibn Abu Talib beats rebellion on this day in history.
1165 Malcom IV, king of Scotland (1153-65), dies at 24 on this day in history.
1212 Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king on December - 09.
1292 On this day in history sa'di, great Persian poet (Orchard, Rose Garden), dies
1315 On December - 09 swiss Woudsteden renews Eternal Covenant (Oath Society)
1392 On this day in history peter, Prince/Regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa benfeitoria)
1425 On December - 09 pope Martinus V forms University of Leuven
1437 On this day in history sigismund, German Emperor/king of Hungary/Bohemia, dies at 70
1561 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony on this day in history.
1565 On this day in history pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66
1570 Geuzen under Herman de Ruyter occupies Loevestein on this day in history.
1571 Adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect on December - 09.
1581 On December - 09 emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange
1594 On this day in history gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
1608 On December - 09 john Milton, London, poet/puritan (Paradise Lost)
1625 On December - 09 netherlands & England sign military treaty
1625 On December - 09 ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Frisian humanist/historian, dies at 78
1636 On December - 09 giovanni B Aleotti, Ital writer/theater architect, dies at about 90
1640 Settler Hugh Bewitt banished from Mass colony when he declares himself to be free of original sin on December - 09.
1640 On December - 09 pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565)
1641 Anthonie "Antoon" van Dyck, Flemish painter, dies at 42 on this day in history.
1658 On this day in history dutch troops occupy harbor city Quilon (Coilan) India
1669 Clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Ital Pope (1667-69), dies on December - 09.
1674 On December - 09 edward Hyde 1st earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67), dies at 65
1688 On December - 09 king James II's wife & son flee England for France
1692 On this day in history william Mountfort, English actor and dramatist
1706 On this day in history pedro II, king of Portugal (1683-1706), dies at 58
1715 Georg Gottfried Petri, composer on December - 09.
1717 Johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist (History of Ancient Art) on this day in history.
1724 On December - 09 colley Cibber's "Caesar in Aegypt," premieres in London
1728 On December - 09 pietro Alessandro Guglieli, composer
1738 Jews are expelled from Breslau Silesia on December - 09.
1742 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on this day in history.