Historical Events In December - 09
Tuesday, 31 March 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 December - 09.
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 Sa'di, great Persian poet (Orchard, Rose Garden), dies on December - 09.
1315 Swiss Woudsteden renews Eternal Covenant (Oath Society) on December - 09.
1392 Peter, Prince/Regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa benfeitoria) on December - 09.
1425 Pope Martinus V forms University of Leuven on December - 09.
1437 Sigismund, German Emperor/king of Hungary/Bohemia, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1561 On December - 09 edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
1565 On this day in history pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66
1570 On this day in history geuzen under Herman de Ruyter occupies Loevestein
1571 Adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect on December - 09.
1581 Emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange on December - 09.
1594 On December - 09 gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
1608 John Milton, London, poet/puritan (Paradise Lost) on December - 09.
1625 On this day in history netherlands & England sign military treaty
1625 Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Frisian humanist/historian, dies at 78 on December - 09.
1636 On December - 09 giovanni B Aleotti, Ital writer/theater architect, dies at about 90
1640 On this day in history settler Hugh Bewitt banished from Mass colony when he declares himself to be free of original sin
1640 Pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565) on this day in history.
1641 Anthonie "Antoon" van Dyck, Flemish painter, dies at 42 on this day in history.
1658 Dutch troops occupy harbor city Quilon (Coilan) India on December - 09.
1669 Clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Ital Pope (1667-69), dies on this day in history.
1674 Edward Hyde 1st earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67), dies at 65 on December - 09.
1688 King James II's wife & son flee England for France on this day in history.
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 On December - 09 georg Gottfried Petri, composer
1717 On December - 09 johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist (History of Ancient Art)
1724 On December - 09 colley Cibber's "Caesar in Aegypt," premieres in London
1728 On this day in history pietro Alessandro Guglieli, composer
1738 On this day in history jews are expelled from Breslau Silesia
1742 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on this day in history.