On This Day

What Happened in December 1204

Famous Birthdays

  • Dec 30 Abû 'Uthmân Sa'îd Hakam al Qurashi, ruler of Minorca (d. 1282)

Famous Deaths

  • Dec 12 Maimonides, [Moses Ben Maimon], Span/Egyptian rabbi, dies at 69
  • Dec 13 Maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69