Historical Events In December - 09
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
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 December - 09.
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 this day in history 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 Sigismund, German Emperor/king of Hungary/Bohemia, dies at 70 on December - 09.
1561 On December - 09 edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
1565 Pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66 on December - 09.
1570 Geuzen under Herman de Ruyter occupies Loevestein on December - 09.
1571 Adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect on this day in history.
1581 On this day in history emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange
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 Netherlands & England sign military treaty on December - 09.
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 December - 09 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 Anthonie "Antoon" van Dyck, Flemish painter, dies at 42 on December - 09.
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 this day in history.
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 William Mountfort, English actor and dramatist on this day in history.
1706 On December - 09 pedro II, king of Portugal (1683-1706), dies at 58
1715 On December - 09 georg Gottfried Petri, composer
1717 Johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist (History of Ancient Art) on December - 09.
1724 Colley Cibber's "Caesar in Aegypt," premieres in London on this day in history.
1728 On December - 09 pietro Alessandro Guglieli, composer
1738 On this day in history jews are expelled from Breslau Silesia
1742 On this day in history carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid)