Historical Events In December - 14
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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 On December - 14 john VIII begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0872 John VIII elected as Catholic Pope on December - 14.
0872 On December - 14 adrian II, Italian Pope (867-72)/last married pope, dies at about 80
1077 Agnes of Poitou, German empress/wife of emperor Henry III, dies on this day in history.
1124 On this day in history theobald Buccapecus elected Pope Coelestinus II (he refuses)
1136 Harald IV, "Gylle Krist", king of Norway, murdered on this day in history.
1287 On December - 14 zuider Zee seawall collapses with loss of 50,000 lives
1363 On this day in history john Van [Jean C] Gerson, French theologist
1417 On December - 14 john Oldcastle, Lord Cobham, English nobleman, hanged & burned
1490 On this day in history anna van Bretagne marries a proxy Maximilian of Austria
1503 Nostradamus (Michael de Notredame) was born on this day in history.
1503 On December - 14 the birth of Nostradamus, French astrologer who published his prophecies in 1555
1503 On December - 14 nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist/prophet
1542 On December - 14 princess Mary Stuart becomes Queen Mary I of Scotland.
1542 James, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30 on December - 14.
1546 Tycho Brahe, Knudstrup Denmark, astronomer (Golden nose) on December - 14.
1553 On this day in history 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 On December - 14 juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies
1600 Olivier van Noort sinks Sp galleon San Diego at Bay of Manila, 350 die on this day in history.
1640 On this day in history (baptism date)
1656 On December - 14 artificial pearls first manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales
1656 Artificial pearls 1st manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales on December - 14.
1702 The Forty-seven Ronin, under the command of ĹŚishi Kuranosuke, avenge the death of their master on December - 14.
1708 Prosper Jolyot's "Electre," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1730 Capel Bond, composer on this day in history.
1732 Johann Philipp Fortsch, composer, dies at 80 on December - 14.
1734 Noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist, dies at 44 on December - 14.
1738 Johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer on December - 14.
1754 On December - 14 mahmud I, sultan of Turkey, dies at 58
1760 On December - 14 kacic Miosic, Croatian poet (Razgovar Ugodni Naroda Slovinskoga), dies