Historical Events In December - 28
Saturday, 04 April 2020
0300 On December - 28 theonas, Patriarch of Alexandria
0418 On December - 28 st Boniface I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0801 Louis the Vrome occupies Barcelona on this day in history.
1065 On this day in history westminster Abbey opens
1065 Westminister Abbey opens in London on this day in history.
1308 The reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan, begins on this day in history.
1446 On this day in history clemens VIII, [Aegyd Munoz], Spanish anti-pope (1423-29), dies
1484 Joachim Vadianus, [von Watt], Swiss physician/mayor of Sankt Gallen on December - 28.
1542 On December - 28 albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52
1614 Sperm whale beached at Noordwijk on this day in history.
1622 On this day in history francois de Sales, French bishop of Geneva/writer/saint, dies at 55
1631 Ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch seascape painter/cartoonist on December - 28.
1673 On this day in history joan Blaeu, Dutch cartographer/publisher (Atlas Major), dies at 77
1694 Queen Mary II of England dies of smallpox after five years of joint rule with her husband, King William III on this day in history.
1694 On this day in history ceslav Vanura, composer
1694 Mary II, Queen of England, dies after 5 years of rule at 32 [NS=Jan 7] on December - 28.
1706 On this day in history pierre Bayle, French theologist (History of Criticism), dies at 59
1731 On this day in history christian Cannabich, German composer/royal chaplain master
1732 On December - 28 1st known ad for "Poor Richard's Almanack" (Pennsylvania Gazette)
1738 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer on this day in history.
1751 On this day in history josef Blazej Smrcek, composer
1753 Johan Wikmanson, composer on this day in history.
1763 On December - 28 john Molson, founded Montreal brewery (Molsons)
1768 On December - 28 king Taksin was coronation achieved through conquest as a king of Thailand and established Thonburi as a capital.
1772 On this day in history ernst J earl van/of Biron, Russian duke of Courland, dies at 82
1775 On December - 28 peter A van de Parra, gov-gen of (Neth Indies), dies at 61
1779 On December - 28 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
1783 Robert Gallenberg, composer on December - 28.
1787 On December - 28 hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao
1793 On this day in history louis earl of Bylandt, Dutch admiral, dies at about 75
1801 On this day in history james Barnes, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1869
1805 On this day in history tomas Genoves y Lapetra, composer
1812 Julius Reitz, composer on this day in history.
1816 On this day in history american Colonization Society organizes