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], Sephardic Jewish philosopher, astronomer and physician (Mishneh Torah), dies in Egypt at 69
  • Dec 13 Maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69