0067 – St. Peter
, dies crucified. Apostle
1252 – King Abel of Denmark
dies (b. 1218)
1315 – Ramon Llull
, dies (b. 1235). Philosopher.
1397 – John II of Aragon
was born (d. 1479)
1540 – Thomas Cromwell, English ex-chancellor, was sentenced to death
1596 – Emperor Go-Mizunoo of Japan
was born (d. 1680)
1613 – London’s Globe Theatre
burned down during a performance of Shakespeare’s
1620 – John Aerts
, dies. Flemish sculptor
1641 – Portugal assinou com a Suécia o Tratado de Estocolmo
1725 – Arai Hakuseki
, dies (b. 1657). Japanese Confucianist, poet, politician, and writer.
1746 – Joachim Heinrich Campe
, was born (d. 1818). Pedagogue.
1749 – New Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers
, arrives at Isle Royale
(Cape Breton Island
1847 – Assinatura da Convenção do Gramido que põe fim à guerra civil da Patuleia, firmando a derrota das forças revoltosas da junta do Porto, compostas por uma aliança de setembristas, miguelistas e dissidentes cartistas, e consagrando a vitória do governo cartista do marechal Saldanha.
1850 – Coal
discovered on Vancouver Island
1852 – Juan de Dios Peza
was born. Mexican writer .
1858 – Julia Clifford Lathrop was born in Rockford, Illinois (d. 1932). American social worker, head of the U.S. Children’s Bureau (1912-1921)
1911 – Morte Eudóxio César Azedo Gneco. Jornalista e gravador, foi fundador do Partido Socialista em 10 de Janeiro de 1875.
1911 – Bernhard Leopold Friedrich Eberhard Julius Kurt Karl Gottfried Peter zu Lippe-Biesterfeld (Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands
) was born.
1911 – Bernard Herrmann
, was born (d. 1975). Composer.
1913 – Beginning of the 2nd Balkan War. Bulgaria defeated Greek and Serbian troops.
1914 – A Sociedade Nacional de Belas-Artes é reconhecida como instituição de utilidade pública.
1914 – Rafael Kubelik
, was born (d. 1996). Czech conductor.
1914 – Jina Guseva
attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin
at his home town in Siberia
1915 – Ruth Warrick
, was born. Actress.
1916 – Boeing aircraft flies for first time .
1917 – The Ukraine proclaimed independence from Russia.
1918 – Nasce Vitorino Magalhães Godinho, professor universitário e historiador.
1919 – Slim Pickens
[Louis Bert Lindley Jr.], was born (d. 8 Dec 1983). Actor, cowboy. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, The Howling, The Apple Dumpling Gang, In Harm’s Way, One-Eyed Jacks, The Outlaws, Hee Haw;
Cowboy Hall of Famer.
1920 – Ray Harryhausen
, was born. Film maker.
O Madrid Foot Ball Club ganha o título de ‘Real’ do rei Alfonso XIII
1921 – Reinhard Mohn
, was born. Publisher.
1922 – Vasko Popa
, was born (d. 1991). Yugoslav poet.
1922 – France
grants 1 km² at Vimy Ridge
“freely, and for all time, to the Government of Canada
, the free use of the land exempt from all taxes”.
1924 – Flo Sandon’s
, was born. Italian singer.
1925 – Canada House
opens in London
1927 – First test of Wallace Turnbull
‘s variable-pitch propeller
1928 – Ian Bannen
, was born (d. 1999). Scottish Actor.
1933 – Italian boxer Primo Carnera knocked out
American Jack Sharkey
to become the heavyweight champion of the world
1933 – Fatty Arbuckle
, dies (b. 1887). Actor.
1936 – Harmon Killebrew
, was born. Baseball Hall of Famer
1936 – Nascia em Lisboa, Henrique Viana. Grande actor, comediante e figura do espectáculo português
1937 – Joseph-Armand Bombardier
receives patent for sprocket and track traction system used in snow vehicles.
1938 – Acácio de Almeida was born at Souto, Portugal. Cinematographer. Founder of production company “Inforfilmes”
1940 – Paul Klee
, dies (b. 1879). Swiss /German artist.
1941 – Ignacy Jan Paderewski
, dies (b. 1860). Polish pianist and composer.
1941 – Kwame Ture
, (born “Stokeley Carmichael”), was born. Civil rights activist
1943 – Little Eva
, was born. Singer
1944 – Gary Busey
, was born. Actor
1945 – Carpathian Ruthenia
was annexed by Soviet Union
1951 – Don Rosa
, ilustrador del Pato Donald
1952 – Joe Johnson
, was born. English snooker
1956 – Marilyn Monroe married playwright Arthur Miller in a London ceremony.
1956 – Pedro Santana Lopes
, was born. Portuguese former prime minister (2004-05).
1956 – Charles Dumas cleared the high jump, which was set at 7’ 1/2″, at the Los Angeles Coliseum. Dumas became the first athlete to break the seven-foot barrier.
1957 – Maria Conchita Alonso was born in Cienfuegos, Cuba. She raised in Venezuela. After she was crowned Miss Teenager of the World, (1971) and Miss Venezuela, (1975), – 6th in Miss World 1975- she became a popular actress and singer (Roosters, Texas, Predator 2, Vampire’s Kiss, Colors, The Running Man, Extreme Prejudice, Blood Ties, Moscow on the Hudson, One of the Boys).
1958 – Rosa Mota
was born. Olympics: 1984 bronze Marathon, 1988 Gold Marathon. Worlds: 1987 Gold Marathon. European: 1982, 1986 & 1990 Gold Marathon.
Nascimento desta grande atleta portuguesa, uma das maiores figuras do desporto português de todos os tempos.
1958 – O Brasil conquista o seu primeiro Campeonato do Mundo de futebol ao bater na final a Suécia em Estocolmo por 5-2 ( COPA 1958
, na Suécia).
1961 – Se inaugura el Estadio San Martín de Porras, propiedad de Sporting Cristal de Lima, Perú.
1963 – Anne-Sophie Mutter
, was born. Violinist.
1967 – Jayne Mansfield
, dies (b. 1933). Actress.
1967 – Primo Carnera
, dies (b. 1906). Boxer.
1968 – Theoren Fleury
, was born. Canadian ice hockey
1969 – Moise Thsombe
, dies. Premier of Congo
1970 – Mike Vallely
, was born. Professional Skateboarder.
1970 – Premiere of “A party for Boris”. In Hamburg Thomas Bernhard’s first play premiered
1971 – Anthony Hamilton
, was born. English snooker
1971 – Kaitlyn Ashley
, was born. Erotic actress
1971 – Matthew Good
, was born. Canadian rock musician and activist
1972 – Samantha Smith
, was born. U.S. social activist, actress. Emigrantes (1928 ).
1974 – Morreu o escritor português Ferreira de Castro
(n. 24 Mai 1898). Emigrantes (1928 ). A Selva (1930), Eternidade (1932),Terra Fria (1934), Tempestade (1940).
1974 – Na Argentina, a vice-presidente Maria Estela Martinez de Perón assume a presidência.
1975 – Nascimento, em Passos – MG, de Danton Mello
(Danton Figueiredo Melo). Actor brasileiro.
1975 – Independiente se proclama campeón de Copa Libertadores por cuarta vez consecutiva. Lo hace venciendo a Unión Española de Chile, por 2 a 0, en el estadio Defensores del Chaco en Asunción, Paraguay.
1975 – Dionisio Ridruejo
dies (b. 12 Out 1912). Spanish poet.
1976 – Sandhya Chib, was born. Miss Universe-India (1996).
1976 – Seychelles gains independence from Britain
1979 – Lowell George
, dies (b. 1945). Musician.
1981 – Mohammed Hussein Beheshti, Iran ayatollah/politician, murdered
1986 – Argentina
wins the Football World Cup
defeating Germany 3-2. This was the second world title for Argentine.
1987 – Vincent Van Gogh’s Le Pont de Trinquetaille brought in $20.6 million at an auction in London, England.
1990 – Irving Wallace, dies at 74. Author (Book of Lists, Peoples Almanac).
1995 – George Foreman loses IBF boxing title, refused to fight Axel Schulz
1999 – Allan Carr
, dies. Film producer, writer
2000 – Vittorio Gassman
, dies (b. 1922). Italian actor
2002 – Rosemary Clooney
, dies (b. 1928). Singer, actress who became one of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities of the 1950s, died on in her Beverly Hills mansion.
2002 – Ole-Johan Dahl
, dies (b. 1931). Computer scientist.
2003 – Katharine Hepburn
, dies (B. 1907). Actress
2004 – José Durão Barroso é oficialmente indicado para presidir à Comissão Europeia .
2004 – A UN helicopter crashed in Sierra Leone and all 24 aboard were killed.Seychelles
– Independence Day
Feast of Saints Peter
(also a local holiday in Rome
, of which they are patron saints) . O S. Pedro é uma festa popular também festejada em muitas localidades portuguesas. É famosa a festa de S. Pedro da Afurada, pequena povoação piscatória situada na foz e margem esquerda do rio Douro, em frente à cidade do Porto, Portugal.
Dia do Pescador
(Recanto do Pescador