Historical Events In December - 09
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
0536 On December - 09 byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten
0656 On this day in history battle of Kameel: Kalief Al ibn Abu Talib beats rebellion
1165 Malcom IV, king of Scotland (1153-65), dies at 24 on December - 09.
1212 Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king on December - 09.
1292 On December - 09 sa'di, great Persian poet (Orchard, Rose Garden), dies
1315 Swiss Woudsteden renews Eternal Covenant (Oath Society) on this day in history.
1392 Peter, Prince/Regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa benfeitoria) on this day in history.
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 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony on December - 09.
1565 On this day in history pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66
1570 On December - 09 geuzen under Herman de Ruyter occupies Loevestein
1571 On this day in history adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect
1581 Emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange on this day in history.
1594 On December - 09 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 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 December - 09.
1641 On December - 09 anthonie "Antoon" van Dyck, Flemish painter, dies at 42
1658 On December - 09 dutch troops occupy harbor city Quilon (Coilan) India
1669 On this day in history clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Ital Pope (1667-69), dies
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 December - 09 william Mountfort, English actor and dramatist
1706 Pedro II, king of Portugal (1683-1706), dies at 58 on December - 09.
1715 Georg Gottfried Petri, composer on this day in history.
1717 Johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist (History of Ancient Art) on December - 09.
1724 On this day in history colley Cibber's "Caesar in Aegypt," premieres in London
1728 On this day in history pietro Alessandro Guglieli, composer
1738 Jews are expelled from Breslau Silesia on this day in history.
1742 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on December - 09.