On This Day

What Happened in December 1634

Famous Birthdays

  • Dec 1 John-Erasmus Quellinus [Quellien], Flemish painter
  • Dec 24 Mariana of Austria, queen consort and niece of Philip IV of Spain, regent to son Charles II, born in Wiener Neustadt, Austria (d. 1696)

Famous Deaths

  • Dec 29 John Albert Vasa, Polish bishop, dies at 22