What Happened in December 1660

Historical Events

  • Dec 15 Philippines: Andres Malongs rebels plunders Bagnotan
  • Dec 31 James II of England is named Duke of Normandy by Louis XIV of France.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dec 4 Andre Campra, French composer, (d. 1744) baptismal date
  • Dec 12 Peter Rabus, poet/translator (Liberated Britanje)
  • Dec 26 Peter Schenck, German/Neth engraver/publisher, baptised

Famous Deaths

  • Dec 1 Pierre d'Hozier, French historian (b. 1592)
  • Dec 3 Jacques Sarazin, French sculptor/painter, dies at about 70
  • Dec 22 AndrĂ© Tacquet, Flemish mathematician (b. 1612)
  • Dec 24 Mary, 1st British Princess Royal and the Princess of Orange (b. 1631)