Historical Events In December - 09
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0536 Byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten on December - 09.
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 this day in history.
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 On December - 09 swiss Woudsteden renews Eternal Covenant (Oath Society)
1392 On this day in history peter, Prince/Regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa benfeitoria)
1425 Pope Martinus V forms University of Leuven on this day in history.
1437 On this day in history 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 December - 09.
1570 Geuzen under Herman de Ruyter occupies Loevestein on December - 09.
1571 Adrian A Metius, Dutch mathematician/fort architect on December - 09.
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 this day in history.
1625 On this day in history netherlands & England sign military treaty
1625 Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Frisian humanist/historian, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1636 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On December - 09 carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid)