Historical Events In December - 12
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0627 On this day in history battle at Nineveh: Byzantine emperor Heraclius beats Perzen
0884 France's Carloman dies while hunting and is succeeded as king of the West Franks by the Holy Roman Emperor Charles III (the Fat), son of the late Louis the German on December - 12.
0884 On December - 12 carloman, co-king of France (879, 882-884), dies
1098 On this day in history 1st Crusaders capture & plunder Mara Syria
1112 Tancred, monarch of Galilea/Edessa/Antioch, dies on December - 12.
1204 On December - 12 maimonides, [Moses Ben Maimon], Span/Egyptian rabbi, dies at 69
1212 On this day in history geoffrey, Archbishop of York
1263 On this day in history hakon IV, Gamli, King of Norway (1217-63), dies
1408 Order of the Dragon: The Order of the Dragon was first created on December 12, 1408 by Emperor Sigismund, then King of Hungary, and his wife Queen Barbara of Celje following the battle for possession of Bosnia on December - 12.
1474 On this day in history isabella crowns herself queen of Castile & Aragon
1479 Jews are expelled from Schlettstadt Alsace by Emperor Frederick III on December - 12.
1524 Pope Clement VII approves Organization of Jewish Community of Rome on December - 12.
1527 Composer Adrian Willaert moves from Milan to Venice on this day in history.
1574 Anne van Denemarken, daughter of Danish King Frederik II on December - 12.
1579 On December - 12 heinrich Steuccius, composer
1600 John Craig, Scottish church reformer/James VI's court vicar, dies on December - 12.
1630 On this day in history olof Rudbeck, composer
1653 On this day in history barebone-parliament ends
1660 On December - 12 peter Rabus, poet/translator (Liberated Britanje)
1673 Ahmed III, 23rd sultan (Turkey, 1703-30) on December - 12.
1677 On this day in history brandenburgs army occupies Stettin
1677 On this day in history jacob Binckes/Benckes, Dutch admiral (Chatham), dies in battle
1685 On this day in history lodovico Giustini, composer
1700 On December - 12 utrecht/Overijssel/Buren/Leerdam/Ijsselstein adopt Gregorian calendar
1712 Charles Alexander, Duke of Lotharingen on December - 12.
1715 On December - 12 russian/Prussian troops occupy Stralsund [NS=12/23]
1715 Gennaro Manna, composer on this day in history.
1745 John Jay, diplomat/governor (NY) on December - 12.
1769 On this day in history pope Clement XIV proclaims a universal jubilee
1772 Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer, dies at 41 on December - 12.
1777 Rev Benjamin Russen executed at Tyburn, England for rape on December - 12.
1777 On this day in history albrecht von Haller, Swiss physician/biologist/author, dies at 69
1787 On December - 12 pennsylvania becomes 2nd state to ratify US constitution
1788 On this day in history joseph Gibbs, composer, dies at 88