Historical Events In December - 09
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
0536 On this day in history byzantines Libya occupies Rome on Ostrogoten
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 this day in history.
1212 On this day in history frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king
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 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 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 this day in history.
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 December - 09.
1594 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) on December - 09.
1608 On this day in history 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 Giovanni B Aleotti, Ital writer/theater architect, dies at about 90 on this day in history.
1640 On December - 09 settler Hugh Bewitt banished from Mass colony when he declares himself to be free of original sin
1640 On December - 09 pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565)
1641 On this day in history anthonie "Antoon" van Dyck, Flemish painter, dies at 42
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 December - 09.
1688 King James II's wife & son flee England for France on December - 09.
1692 William Mountfort, English actor and dramatist on December - 09.
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 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 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on December - 09.