Historical Events In December - 09
Friday, 14 December 2018
0536 Byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten on this day in history.
0656 Battle of Kameel: Kalief Al ibn Abu Talib beats rebellion on this day in history.
1165 On December - 09 malcom IV, king of Scotland (1153-65), dies at 24
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 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 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 On December - 09 pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian Pope (1559-65), dies at 66
1570 On December - 09 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 this day in history.
1594 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) on this day in history.
1608 On this day in history john Milton, London, poet/puritan (Paradise Lost)
1625 Netherlands & England sign military treaty on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 On December - 09 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 this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 December - 09.
1728 On this day in history 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.