On This Day

What Happened in December 1273

Historical Events


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Dec 6 Thomas Aquinas is thought to have a mystical experience in Naples, refuses to continue his work "I cannot, because all that I have written seems like straw to me"


Famous Deaths

  • Dec 17 Jalaluddin Muhammad Rumi, Persian poet, scholar and mystic dies aged 65 or 66