Historical Events In December - 26
Tuesday, 18 January 2022
0267 Dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies on this day in history.
0268 St Dionysius ends his reign as Catholic Pope on December - 26.
0268 On this day in history pope Dionysius
0418 On December - 26 st Zosimus ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0795 On December - 26 st Leo III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1194 On December - 26 frederick II, Iesi Italy, German Emperor (1212-1250)/King of Sicily
1198 French bishop Odo van Sully condemns Zottenfeest on this day in history.
1350 Jean de Marigny, French bishop on this day in history.
1476 On December - 26 galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered
1481 Battle at Westbroek: Dutch army beats Utrecht on this day in history.
1492 On December - 26 1st Spanish settlement in New World founded, by Columbus
1530 On this day in history zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47
1568 On this day in history uprising of Morisco's against suppression in Granada
1574 On December - 26 charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50
1613 On December - 26 robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, marries Frances Howard, occasioning John Donne's "Eclogue".
1618 Elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess on this day in history.
1620 Pilgrims arrived at Plymouth, MA on this day in history.
1624 Simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54 on this day in history.
1627 On December - 26 gonzaga, Italian monarch of Mantua/Monferrato, dies
1633 On this day in history charles E Biset, Flemish painter, baptised
1658 Simon Guillain, French sculptor (Castle of Blois/Sorbonne), dies at 78 on this day in history.
1659 Long Parliament reforms in Westminster on this day in history.
1660 Peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised on this day in history.
1676 Domenicus van Tol, Dutch painter, dies on December - 26.
1679 On December - 26 john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53
1687 On this day in history johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer
1716 The birth of Thomas Gray, English Poet on December - 26.
1716 On this day in history thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard)
1727 In France Louis-François Duplessis de Mornay appointed Bishop of Quebec on death of Mgr. de Saint-Vallier; he never came to Canada on December - 26.
1731 On December - 26 anthony Ziesenis, architect/sculptor (Town Hall of Westzaan)
1736 On this day in history antonio Caldara, composer, dies
1738 Thomas Nelson, merchant, signer of Declaration of Independence on December - 26.
1740 On December - 26 mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies
1748 On this day in history france & Austria signs treaty about Southern Netherlands