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Historical Events In December - 31

Wednesday, 25 November 2020

1688  On December - 31 pro-James II-earl of Devonshire occupies Nottingham [OS=Dec 21]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1695  A window tax is imposed in England, causing many shopkeepers to brick up their windows to avoid the tax on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1700  On December - 31 frisia/Groningen adopt Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is 1/12/1701  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1708  Great Alliance captures Bridge on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1711  On this day in history duke of Marlborough fired as English army commander  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1719  On this day in history john Flamsteed, 1st Astronomer Royal, dies at 73  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  On this day in history [Bonnie Prince] Charles Edward Stuart, English pretender to throne  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1724  Franz Joseph Oehlschlagel, composer on December - 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1733  On this day in history hubert K Poot, Dutch poet (Akkerleven), dies at 44  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1738  Charles Lord Cornwallis, soldier/statesman "fire when ready Gridley" on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1744  James Bradley announces discovery of Earth's motion of nutation on December - 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1744  James Bradley announces discovery of Earth's nutation motion (wobble) on December - 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1745  On December - 31 bonnie Prince Charlies army meets with de Esk  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1756  Russia joins the Alliance of Versailles on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1758  On December - 31 british expeditionary army occupies Goree (Dakar) Senegal  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1762  Mozart family moves from Vienna to Salzburg on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1775  Battle of Quebec; Americans unable to take British stronghold on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1775  Richard Montgomery, General, dies fighting British on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  On this day in history rhode Island establishes wage and price controls to curb inflation Limit is $0.70 a day for carpenters, $0.42 for tailors  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  Rhode Island establishes wage & price controls to curb inflation: Limit is 70 cents a day for carpenters, 42 cents for tailors on December - 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  Rhode Island establishes wage and price controls to curb inflation: Limit is $0.70 a day for carpenters, $0.42 for tailors on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1779  English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels on December - 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1781  On December - 31 bank of North America, first US bank opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1781  Bank of North America, 1st US bank opens on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1783  Import of African slaves banned by all of the Northern states on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1799  Thomas Taglichsbeck, composer on December - 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1802  Francis Lewis, Welsh/US merchant/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 89 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1805  On this day in history end of French Republican calendar; France returns to Gregorianism  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1805  Marie-C-S de Flavigny Agoult, [Daniel Stern], French author (Knife) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1809  On this day in history franz Ignaz Beck, composer, dies at 75  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1815  George Gordon Meade, Major General (Union Army), died in 1872 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1818  On this day in history maria J Small-Gartmann, actress  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1818  Jean-Pierre Duport, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1825  On December - 31 francis Trowbridge Sherman, Brig Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1905  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0695  On this day in history birth of muhammad bin Qasim, Syrian general (d. 715)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1378  On December - 31 birth of callistus III, [Alfonso the Borja], Pope (1455-58)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1378  Pope Callixtus III (d. 1458) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1491  Jacques Cartier, French explorer (d. 1557) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1514  On this day in history birth of andreas Vesalius, Brussels Belgium, anatomist (Fabrica)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1540  On December - 31 birth of silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1572  Emperor Go-Yozei of Japan, (d. 1617) was born on December - 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1668  On this day in history birth of hermannus Boerhaave, Dutch medical/botanist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0192  Death of Lucius AA Commodus, Emperor of Rome (180-192), murdered at 31 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0335  Death of St. Silvester, Pope on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0406  On December - 31 godagisel, king of the Vandals, dies in battle  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0439  Melania the Younger, Roman monastery founder/saint, dies at about 56 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1164  Death of Margrave Ottokar III of Styria (b. 1124) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1194  Death of Duke Leopold V of Austria (killed at a tournament) (b. 1157) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1297  On this day in history death of humphrey de Bohun, 3rd Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1249)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1302  On December - 31 death of frederick III, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1238)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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