Historian in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 513

  • 1895-03-23 Encarnacion Alzona, Filipino historian (d. 2001)
  • 1895-05-03 Earnest Kantorowicz, German/US historian (Laudes regiae)
  • 1895-06-14 Louis Finkelstein, US historian/theologist (Pharizees)
  • 1895-09-28 Charles Petrie, historian, born in Liverpool, England
  • 1895-10-19 Louis Mumford, cultural historian/city planner/writer
  • 1895-10-31 Basil H Liddell Hart, English military historian and publicist, born in Paris (d. 1970)
  • 1896-05-25 Jan N Bakhuizen van den Brink, theologist/church historian
  • 1897-09-29 Herbert Agar, American journalist and historian (d. 1980)
  • 1898-01-22 Hans van Werveke, Flemish historian (Diocese Terwaan)
  • 1898-07-04 Dr. Pilar Barbosa, Puerto Rican historian (d. 1997)
  • 1898-07-13 Martin David, German/Neth law historian
  • 1898-08-17 Gerard Schmook, Flemish librarian/historian/custodian
  • 1898-08-20 Vilhelm Moberg, Swedish author and historian (d. 1973)
  • 1899-01-22 Guido Kisch, Czech/German/US historian (Jews in medieval Germany)
  • 1899-01-23 Joseph Nathan Kane, historian (Famous Firsts)
  • 1899-02-14 John Randall Jr, Michigan, historian/philosopher (Western Man)
  • 1899-02-18 Arthur Bryant, English historian (King Charles II)
  • 1899-02-24 Jacob Presser, Dutch historian/writer (Down-fall)
  • 1899-05-26 Otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian
  • 1899-08-12 Alfred Kantorowicz, German historian (Spanish Diary)
  • 1899-10-09 Bruce Catton, American historian and writer (Civil War), born in Petoskey, Michigan (d. 1978)
  • 1901-01-13 A. B. Guthrie, American novelist, historian (d. 1991)
  • 1901-01-13 Mieczysław Żywczyński, Polish historian and priest (d. 1978)
  • 1901-03-21 Richard Leslie Hill, historian
  • 1901-04-29 George Osborne Sayles, historian
  • 1901-05-01 Antal Szerb, Hungarian author and historian (d. 1945)
  • 1902-01-25 Gerard P M Knuvelder, Dutch literature historian (Vocation, Kitty)
  • 1902-02-21 Arthur D Nock, English/US historian (St Paul)
  • 1902-06-12 Hendrik J Elias, Flemish historian/(mayor-Ghent)
  • 1902-08-22 Jack Roy Armstrong, English historian (History of Sussex), born in Broadstairs, Kent (d. 1993)
  • 1902-08-24 Fernand Braudel, French historian (Civilization & Capitalism), born in Luméville, France (d. 1985)
  • 1902-09-19 Pieter John Bouman, sociologist/historian
  • 1902-10-25 Henry Steele Commager, American historian (Atlas of Civil War), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1902-11-10 Murk Ozinga, Dutch building historian (Monuments of Curacao)
  • 1902-11-20 Wolfgang Kunkel, German law historian
  • 1903-01-20 Sybil Marion Rosenfeld, theatre historian
  • 1903-03-11 Ronald Syme, New Zealand classicist and historian, born in Eltham, New Zealand (d. 1989)
  • 1903-08-23 Mauritius van Haegendoren, Flemish historian and senator
  • 1903-09-03 Willem Kooiman, Dutch theologist/church historian
  • 1903-10-04 Bona Arsenault, French Canadian politician, historian and genealogist (d. 1993)
  • 1903-11-20 Ishtiaq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani historian and educationist (d. 1981)
  • 1903-12-04 Alfred Leslie Rowse, historian
  • 1904-02-23 William L Shirer, historian (Rise & Fall of 3rd Reich)
  • 1904-07-05 Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector
  • 1905-02-28 Glyn Jones, Wales, novelist, poet and literary historian
  • 1906-02-10 Henry Phelps Brown, British historian and economist, born in Calne (d. 1994)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1906-03-25 A.J.P Taylor [Alan John Percival], English historian (The Struggle for Mastery in Europe 1848–1918, Origins of the Second World War), born in Southport, England (d. 1990)

Historian A. J. P. Taylor
Historian
A. J. P. Taylor
  • 1906-06-28 Safford Cape, US/Belgian conductor/composer/music historian
  • 1906-08-02 Albert Goodwin, historian
  • 1906-08-30 Countess of Longford, biographer/historian

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1906-10-14 Hannah Arendt, German political theorist and historian (Origins of Totalitarianism), born in Hanover, Germany (d. 1975)

Political Theorist Hannah Arendt
Political Theorist
Hannah Arendt
  • 1906-11-07 Margaret Barbara Lambert, British historian (Saar)
  • 1907-03-13 Mircea Eliade, religious historian (Le Yoga) [O.S. 02-28]
  • 1907-03-13 Albert Hughes Williams, teacher/historian
  • 1907-04-03 Isaac Deutscher, Polish/English historian (Stalin/Trotsky biography)
  • 1907-05-28 Frederick George Emmison, archivist/historian
  • 1907-09-04 Maurice Ashley, historian
  • 1907-09-26 Anthony F Blunt, British historian/spy for USSR
  • 1908-01-12 Ben Seijes, Dutch historian (WWII)
  • 1908-05-24 Michael Roberts, historian
  • 1908-08-06 James Lees-Milne, English writer and architectural historian, born in Wickhamford, Worcestershire (d. 1997)
  • 1908-11-13 C. Vann Woodward, American historian and educator, born in Vanndale, Arkansas (d. 1999)
  • 1908-11-22 Michael Balfour, English historian, born in Oxford (d. 1995)
  • 1909-01-02 Rene Etiemble, French literature historian (Parlez-vous Franglais)
  • 1909-03-27 Golo Mann, [Gottfried], German/US historian (Antisemitism)
  • 1909-04-16 Herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian
  • 1909-04-22 Indro Montanelli, Italian journalist and historian (d. 2001)
  • 1909-07-02 Hermann Bengtson, German historian (Greeks Ancient Times)
  • 1909-07-30 Cyril Northcote Parkinson, English historian (Pursuit of Progress)
  • 1909-09-16 [Hans JM] Fernand Lodewick, literature historian
  • 1909-11-10 Paweł Jasienica, Polish historian, born in Ulyanovsk, Russia (d. 1970)
  • 1909-11-23 Nigel Tranter, author/historian (River Realm, Robert the Bruce)
  • 1910-01-03 Thomas Stuart Willan, historian
  • 1910-01-10 Dorothy Stroud, garden historian
  • 1910-04-19 Andrew Gilchrist, historian/diplomat
  • 1910-07-20 Cicely Veronica Wedgwood, British historian (William the Silent)
  • 1910-11-25 Leon Poliakov, historian
  • 1911-08-10 A. N. Sherwin-White, English historian (d. 1993)
  • 1911-11-01 Henri Troyat, French author and historian (d. 2007)
  • 1912-01-30 Barbara Tuchman, American historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August)
  • 1912-02-14 Edmund George Love, American teacher/historian/author (A Small Bequest)=
  • 1912-04-14 Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher
  • 1912-11-18 Jaap Meijer, [Saul van Messel], Dutch historian/rabbi in Paramaribo
  • 1913-02-10 Ragnhild Marie Hatton, Norwegian historian, born in Bergen, Norway (d. 1995)
  • 1913-02-20 Mary Durack, Australian author and historian (Kings in Grass Castles and Keep Him My Country), born in Adelaide, Australia (d. 1994)
  • 1913-10-27 Joseph Medicine Crow, Native American chief and historian, born near Lodge Grass, Montana (d. 2013)
  • 1914-01-15 Lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian
  • 1914-01-16 Roger Aubert, Belgian church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX)
  • 1914-04-27 Albert Soboult, French historian
  • 1914-10-01 Daniel J. Boorstin, American historian and author (The Americans: The Democratic Experience - 1974 Pulitzer Prize)
  • 1914-10-02 Bernarr Rainbow, English historian of music education, organist, and choir master, born in London (d. 1998)
  • 1914-12-13 Alan L Bullock, British historian
  • 1915-01-02 John Hope Franklin, historian
  • 1915-05-06 Theodore H White, historian/writer (Making of President)
  • 1915-08-29 Denys Hay, British historian, born in Newcastle upon Tyne (d. 1994)
  • 1915-11-04 Alistair Cameron Crombie, historian of science
  • 1916-05-20 Rev Owen Chadwick, English historian, priest and university chancellor, born in London (d. 2015)
  • 1916-08-26 Allan Leslie Merson, historian
  • 1917-01-21 Rohan Butler, historian
  • 1917-03-23 H C Allen, American historian

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths

Deaths 301 - 400 of 470

  • 1970-10-24 Richard Hofstadter, US historian, dies at 54
  • 1971-10-10 John Cawte Beaglehole, New Zealand historian (b. 1901)
  • 1972-09-07 Jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian, dies at 81
  • 1973-02-02 Henry J Elias, Flemish historian/mayor of Gent, dies at 70
  • 1973-08-08 Vilhelm Moberg, Swedish author and historian (b. 1898)
  • 1974-03-30 Lodewijk Rogier, Dutch historian (Reborn in Freedom), dies at 79
  • 1974-11-23 Cornelius Ryan, Irish war reporter and historian (Bridge too Far), dies at 54
  • 1975-04-28 Jan A de Jonge, Dutch historian, dies at 48

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1975-10-22 Arnold J. Toynbee, English historian (A Study of History), dies at 86

  • 1975-10-24 Zdzisław Żygulski, Sr., Polish literary historian (b. 1888)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1975-12-04 Hannah Arendt, German/US political theorist and historian, dies at 69

Political Theorist Hannah Arendt
Political Theorist
Hannah Arendt
  • 1976-05-15 Samuel Eliot Morison, US historian (Admiral of Ocean Sea), dies at 88
  • 1976-09-13 Albert Tessier, French Canadian priest, historian and filmmaker (b. 1895)
  • 1977-03-10 Pieter Jan Bouman, Dutch sociologist/historian, dies at 74
  • 1978-02-05 Annie [Anna HM] Romein-Verschoor, Dutch historian (Omzien), dies at 83
  • 1978-02-21 Mieczysław Żywczyński, Polish historian and priest (b. 1901)
  • 1978-08-28 Bruce Catton, American historian and writer (Civil War), dies at 78
  • 1978-09-19 Étienne Gilson, French philosopher and historian (b. 1884)
  • 1978-12-14 Salvador de Madariaga, Spanish diplomat, writer, historian and pacifist (b. 1886)
  • 1980-06-23 Walter Rodney, Guyanese historian (bomanslag), dies
  • 1980-11-24 Herbert Agar, American journalist and historian (b. 1897)
  • 1981-01-10 Fawn M. Brodie, American historian (b. 1915)
  • 1981-01-22 Ishtiaq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani historian and educationist (b. 1903)
  • 1981-05-01 Clarence A Bacote, historian/political scientist, dies at 75
  • 1981-07-12 Ben Seijes, historian (WWII), dies at 73
  • 1981-12-29 Guido Provoost, Belgian historian, dies at 41
  • 1982-06-29 Gerard[us PM] Knuvelder, literature historian (Anthology), dies
  • 1982-09-11 Albert Soboult, French historian, dies at 68
  • 1982-11-03 Edward H Carr, British historian, dies at 90
  • 1984-06-25 Michel Foucault, French philosopher and historian (History of Sexuality), dies of AIDs at 57
  • 1985-01-22 Sir Arthur Bryant, British historian (b. 1899)
  • 1985-03-15 Radha Krishna Choudhary, Indian historian and writer (b. 1921)
  • 1985-07-05 Gerard Schmook, Flemish literature historian/custodian, dies at 86
  • 1985-11-28 Fernand Braudel, French historian (Civilization & Capitalism), dies at 83
  • 1986-02-07 Cheikh Anta Diop, Senegalese historian (b. 1923)
  • 1986-03-02 Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56
  • 1989-02-06 Barbara Tuchman, historian (Guns of August-Pulitzer), dies at 77
  • 1989-08-15 F de Jong Edz, Dutch historian/director (IISG), dies
  • 1989-09-04 Ronald Syme, New Zealand-born classicist and historian, dies at 86
  • 1990-01-26 Lewis Mumford, American historian (b. 1895)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1990-09-07 A.J.P Taylor [Alan John Percival], English historian (The Struggle for Mastery in Europe 1848–1918, Origins of the Second World War), dies at 84

Historian A. J. P. Taylor
Historian
A. J. P. Taylor
  • 1991-01-29 Yasushi Inoue, Japanese historian, dies
  • 1991-10-28 John Korbal, film historian (Marlene Dietrich), dies at 51
  • 1991-11-13 Hanson Baldwin, US military historian, dies at 88
  • 1992-05-04 Henri Guillemin, French historian, dies at 89
  • 1992-08-21 Theo van Tijn, Marxist/social-historian, dies at 65
  • 1992-12-02 Loek Elfferich, Dutch journalist/historian (Treason in Rotterdam), die
  • 1993-01-17 Albert Hourani, English historian (b. 1915)
  • 1993-02-07 W Sybout A Colenbrander, Dutch historian/journalist, dies at 82
  • 1993-03-10 C Northcote Parkinson, English historian/sociologist (Law of P), dies
  • 1993-07-09 Cut Meijer, [Saul Messel], historian and rabbi to Paramaribo, dies at 80
  • 1993-08-23 Victorine Hefting, historian/wife of Bert Baker, dies at 88
  • 1993-10-19 Jack Roy Armstrong, English historian (Traditional buildings), dies at 91
  • 1993-10-24 Ben Scholtens, historian (Gaama Duumi), murdered at 39
  • 1993-11-01 A. N. Sherwin-White, English historian (b. 1911)
  • 1993-12-12 Jozsef Antall, historian/premier of Hungary (1990-93), dies at 61
  • 1994-02-01 Fouad Fram al-Boustani, Lebanese historian (Rawaeaa), dies at 88
  • 1994-02-27 Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector, dies at 84
  • 1994-02-28 George Osborne Sayles, historian, dies at 92
  • 1994-04-07 Angelus Gottfried "Golo" Mann, German/US historian, dies at 85
  • 1994-04-22 D Nauta, theologist/church historian/lawyer, dies at 96
  • 1994-06-04 Thomas Stuart Willan, historian, dies at 84
  • 1994-06-05 Thomas Millar, historian, dies at 67
  • 1994-06-14 Denys Hay, British historian, dies at 78
  • 1994-07-12 James Bysse Joll, historian, dies at 76
  • 1994-07-14 Robert Jungk, German/French/Us/Austrian philosopher/historian, dies
  • 1994-08-04 Giovanni Spadolini, Italian historian/journalist, dies at 69
  • 1994-09-06 Wolf Donner, Austrian movie historian/festival director, dies at 55

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1994-09-17 Karl Popper, philosopher (Poverty of Historianism), dies at 92

Philosopher and Professor Karl Popper
Philosopher and Professor
Karl Popper
  • 1994-09-25 John Richard Ravensdale, historian, dies at 73
  • 1994-09-26 Maurice Ashley, historian, dies at 87
  • 1994-12-15 Henry Phelps Brown, British historian and economist, dies at 88
  • 1994-12-16 Mary Durack, Australian author and historian (Kings in Grass Castles and Keep Him My Country), dies at 81
  • 1995-01-22 Margaret Barbara Lambert, British historian (Saar), dies at 88
  • 1995-02-10 S van der Linde, church historian, dies at 89
  • 1995-03-19 Fernand Lodewick, literature historian (Literature), dies at 85
  • 1995-05-16 Ragnhild Marie Hatton, Norwegian historian, dies at 82
  • 1995-08-26 John Costello, historian, dies at 52
  • 1995-09-03 Donald Cuthbert Coleman, economic historian, dies at 75
  • 1995-09-08 Safa Khulusi, Iraqi writer and historian, dies at 78
  • 1995-09-16 Michael Balfour, historian, dies at 86
  • 1995-09-22 Albert Goodwin, historian, dies at 89
  • 1995-10-17 Peter Hinchcliff, historian, dies at 66
  • 1995-10-28 Allan Leslie Merson, historian, dies at 79
  • 1995-11-09 Derick Frederick George Emmison, archivist/historian, dies at 88
  • 1995-11-16 Gwyn A Williams, historian/socialist, dies at 70
  • 1995-12-06 Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian, dies at 67
  • 1995-12-12 Lindsay Oliver John Boynton, furniture historian, dies
  • 1996-01-06 John Phillipps Kenyon, historian/teacher, dies at 68
  • 1996-01-15 Richard Cobb, British historian, dies at 78
  • 1996-01-22 Edward Thomas, historian/intelligence expert, dies at 77
  • 1996-02-09 Alistair Cameron Crombie, historian of science, dies at 80
  • 1996-02-18 Richard Leslie Hill, historian, dies at 94
  • 1996-03-07 Aled Eames, mAritime historian, dies at 74
  • 1996-04-05 Peter Nailor, civil servant/historian, dies at 67
  • 1996-04-11 Edwin Clarke, historian/neurologist, dies at 76
  • 1996-04-14 William K Everson, film historian, dies at 67
  • 1996-04-22 David Shipman, film historian, dies at 63
  • 1996-04-26 Burton Stein, historian, dies at 69
  • 1996-05-25 Renzo de Felice, historian, dies at 67