Historical Events In December - 14
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
0644 On December - 14 osman ibn Affan appointed 3rd kalief of islam
0867 On this day in history adrian II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0872 John VIII begins his reign as Catholic Pope on December - 14.
0872 On this day in history john VIII elected as Catholic Pope
0872 Adrian II, Italian Pope (867-72)/last married pope, dies at about 80 on December - 14.
1077 Agnes of Poitou, German empress/wife of emperor Henry III, dies on this day in history.
1124 On December - 14 theobald Buccapecus elected Pope Coelestinus II (he refuses)
1136 Harald IV, "Gylle Krist", king of Norway, murdered on December - 14.
1287 On December - 14 zuider Zee seawall collapses with loss of 50,000 lives
1363 John Van [Jean C] Gerson, French theologist on this day in history.
1417 John Oldcastle, Lord Cobham, English nobleman, hanged & burned on this day in history.
1490 Anna van Bretagne marries a proxy Maximilian of Austria on December - 14.
1503 Nostradamus (Michael de Notredame) was born on December - 14.
1503 The birth of Nostradamus, French astrologer who published his prophecies in 1555 on December - 14.
1503 On this day in history nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist/prophet
1542 On this day in history princess Mary Stuart becomes Queen Mary I of Scotland.
1542 On this day in history james, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30
1546 On December - 14 tycho Brahe, Knudstrup Denmark, astronomer (Golden nose)
1553 On December - 14 henri IV the Bourbon, king of Navarra (Henri III)/France
1575 On this day in history polish Parliament selects Istvan Bathory as king of Poland
1582 On December - 14 zealand/Brabant Neth adopt Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is 12/25
1591 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies on December - 14.
1600 On this day in history olivier van Noort sinks Sp galleon San Diego at Bay of Manila, 350 die
1640 On December - 14 (baptism date)
1656 On this day in history artificial pearls first manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales
1656 On December - 14 artificial pearls 1st manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales
1702 On December - 14 the Forty-seven Ronin, under the command of ĹŚishi Kuranosuke, avenge the death of their master.
1708 On December - 14 prosper Jolyot's "Electre," premieres in Paris
1730 Capel Bond, composer on December - 14.
1732 Johann Philipp Fortsch, composer, dies at 80 on December - 14.
1734 Noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1738 Johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer on this day in history.
1754 On this day in history mahmud I, sultan of Turkey, dies at 58
1760 On December - 14 kacic Miosic, Croatian poet (Razgovar Ugodni Naroda Slovinskoga), dies