On This Day

December 1596 in History

Events in History

  • Dec 22 Ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die

Birthdays in History

  • Dec 21 Petro Mohyla, Moldovan Orthodox Metropolitan Bishop of Kiev and Galicia (d. 1646)

Deaths in History

  • Dec 8 Luis de Carabajal, 1st Jewish author in America, executed in Mexico