Historical Events In December - 09
Saturday, 24 August 2019
0536 Byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten on this day in history.
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 December - 09.
1212 Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king on December - 09.
1292 Sa'di, great Persian poet (Orchard, Rose Garden), dies on this day in history.
1315 On this day in history swiss Woudsteden renews Eternal Covenant (Oath Society)
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 On December - 09 sigismund, German Emperor/king of Hungary/Bohemia, dies at 70
1561 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony on this day in history.
1565 Pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1570 On December - 09 geuzen under Herman de Ruyter occupies Loevestein
1571 On December - 09 adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect
1581 On December - 09 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 On this day in history john Milton, London, poet/puritan (Paradise Lost)
1625 On this day in history netherlands & England sign military treaty
1625 On December - 09 ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Frisian humanist/historian, dies at 78
1636 Giovanni B Aleotti, Ital writer/theater architect, dies at about 90 on this day in history.
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 Dutch troops occupy harbor city Quilon (Coilan) India on December - 09.
1669 On this day in history clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Ital Pope (1667-69), dies
1674 On this day in history edward Hyde 1st earl of Clarendon, English PM (1660-67), dies at 65
1688 On this day in history 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 Georg Gottfried Petri, composer on this day in history.
1717 On December - 09 johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist (History of Ancient Art)
1724 Colley Cibber's "Caesar in Aegypt," premieres in London on this day in history.
1728 On December - 09 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 this day in history.