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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 495

1858-03-23 - Ludwig Quidde, German historian/politician (Nobel prize 1927)
1859-01-09 - Frederik Pijper, Dutch vicar/church historian (The Monasteries)
1859-08-19 - Hippolyte Delehaye, Flemish historian/hagiographer
1859-12-28 - John W Fortescue, military historian
1860-02-25 - William James Ashley, English economic-historian
1860-08-11 - Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson etats de Normandie)
1861-06-10 - Pierre M M Duhem, French naturalist/philosopher/historian
1861-10-16 - J. B. Bury, Irish historian (d. 1927)
1861-11-03 - Johann Peter Kirsch, Luxembourg church historian/archaeologist
1861-11-14 - Frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U)
1862-06-06 - Henry John Newbolt, English sea historian/poet
1862-06-21 - Damrong Rajanubhab, Thai prince and historian (d. 1943)
1862-12-23 - Henri Pirenne, Belgian historian (History of Belgium)
1863-01-15 - Adolph Goldschmidt, German historian
1863-06-29 - James Harvey Robinson, Ill, historian (Ordeal of Civilization)
1863-11-08 - René [Raphael] Viviani, French historian/social premier (1914-15)
1864-01-25 - Julije Kempf, Croatian historian and writer (d. 1934)
1864-04-21 - Max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian (Ancient Judaism)
1864-06-13 - Dwight B. Waldo, American educator and historian (d. 1939)
1864-11-20 - Gerard W Kernkamp, Dutch historian/editor (Groene Amsterdammer)
1865-05-15 - Albert Verwey, Dutch poet/literature historian (Motion)
1865-09-03 - Wilhelm Bousset, German theologist/historian
1866-02-10 - Rafael Altamira Crevea, Spanish lawyer/historian
1866-02-15 - Bannister Fletcher, London, architect & architectural historian
1866-02-25 - Benedetto Croce, Italy, humanist/historian/editor/philosopher
1866-12-28 - Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian and diplomat (d. 1935)
1867-03-18 - Michael G de Boer, historian (Harbor of Amsterdam)
1867-12-24 - Manuel de Oliveira Lima, Brazilian historian/diplomat
1868-01-03 - Franz V M Cumont, Belgian religious historian
1868-03-20 - Obe Postma, Frisian poet/geography/historian (Frisian Clay Farm)
1869-05-06 - Joseph Cuvelier, Belgian historian/archivist
1869-12-16 - Albert F Pollard, British historian (Dict of natural biography)
1871-06-17 - Nicolae Iorga, writer/poet/literature historian/pres of Romania
1871-12-13 - Herman T Colenbrander, Dutch historian
1872-07-26 - George Louis Beer, historian (authority on British colonies)
1872-12-07 - Johan Huizinga, Dutch culture historian (Homo Ludens)
1873-05-21 - Emil Ermatinger, Switz, literature historian
1873-10-21 - George P Gooch, English historian/MP
1873-12-20 - Kwan-Ichi Asakawa, Japanese historian(d. 1948)
1874-05-10 - Moses Schorr, Polish rabbi, senator, historian and orientalist (d. 1941)
1874-11-27 - Charles A Beard, American historian (American Continentalism)
1875-03-02 - Hans Lietzman, German theologist/church historian
1875-08-18 - Johan E Elias, historian (Amsterdam)
1875-12-12 - Desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian
1875-12-19 - Carter G Woodson, New Canton Va, American historian (African American studies)
1876-02-16 - George Macauley Trevelyan, England, historian (Giuseppi Garibaldi)
1876-03-29 - Joseph Schmidlin, German church historian/antifascist
1876-04-23 - Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, German historian (d. 1925)
1876-08-05 - Mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History)
1878-07-22 - Lucien Febvre, French historian (Un destin: Martin Luther)
1878-08-30 - Paul Hazard, French literature historian
1878-10-18 - James Truslow Adams, historian (Pul-1921, Founding of New England)
1878-11-24 - Mark N Tod, English classicist/historian
1879-02-09 - Jacques Bainville, French historian/essayist/journalist
1879-06-16 - Fritz Schulz, German law historian (Classical Novel Law)
1880-11-10 - Aart A van Schelven, Dutch church historian (Willem of Orange)
1882-03-03 - Floris H L Prims, Flemish priest/historian/archivist of Antwerp
1882-07-18 - Manuel Galvez, Argentina writer/poet/historian (Paraguay)
1882-08-26 - Johannes Lindeboom, vicar/church historian (Neth Archives)
1882-12-31 - David Cohen, Dutch historian/chairman (Jewish Council)
1883-09-20 - John G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists)
1884-04-02 - Sir John Squire, British poet, writer, and historian (d. 1958))
1884-08-31 - George Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
1884-09-17 - Bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao
1885-03-25 - Veit Valentin, German/US historian (Deutsche Revolution)
1885-07-20 - Gustave Charlier, Belgian literature historian/critic
1885-09-10 - Berthold Altaner, German church historian (Patrologie)
1885-11-05 - Will Durant, US, author/historian (Story of Civilization)
1886-02-16 - Van Wyck Brooks, NJ, literary historian/writer (Ordeal of Mark Twain)
1886-04-14 - Ernst R Curtius, German literature historian
1886-10-01 - Ahmad Amin, Egyptian historian/author
1887-05-27 - Erich Kuttner, German journalist/historian (Vorwarts)
1887-07-09 - Samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea)
1887-10-04 - Francis Bull, Norway, writer (Norsk literature historian)
1887-12-15 - Pieter C A Geyl, historian (History of the Dutch Tribe)
1888-04-04 - Zdzisław Żygulski, Sr., Polish literary historian (d. 1975)
1888-06-27 - Lewis Bernstein Namier, English historian (d. 1960)
1889-03-12 - Philip Guedalla, historian
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1889-05-17 - Alfonso Reyes, Mexican poet/historian/diplomat (Higenia Cruel)
1890-03-18 - Gerardus van der Leeuw, Dutch religion historian/minister of Education
1890-07-05 - Frederick Lewis Allen, American social historian (d. 1954)
1891-06-18 - Hans Ruin, Finnish Swedish-language historian
1891-07-26 - Jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian
1891-08-02 - Viktor Maksimovich Zhirmunsky, Russian literary historian, linguist (d. 1971)
1892-01-10 - Dumas Malone, Miss, historian (Jefferson & His Time)
1892-04-14 - Vere G Childe, British archaeologist/prehistorian
1892-06-28 - Edward H Carr, England, historian (History of Soviet Russia)
1892-10-28 - Eduard J Dijksterhuis, Dutch mathematician/historian (Fall & Throw)
1893-09-27 - Joannes DM Cornelissen, Dutch historian (Hooft & Tacitus)
1893-10-30 - Jan M Romein, Dutch historian (Low Countries at Sea)
1894-07-26 - Ludovicus J Rogier, Dutch historian (Henric van Veldeken)
1895-02-04 - Annie [Anna HM] Romein-Verschoor, Dutch historian (Erflaters)
1895-03-14 - Frans Ganshof, Belgian historian
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, Liverpool, historian
1895-10-19 - Louis Mumford, cultural historian/city planner/writer
1895-10-31 - Basil H Liddell Heart, English military historian/publicist

Famous Weddings

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Famous Deaths

Deaths 201 - 300 of 451

1903-08-30 - Vincente F Lopez, historian (Historia the Chile), dies at 87
1903-11-01 - [Christian M] Theodor Mommsen, German historian (Nobel 1902), dies
1904-02-01 - Peter PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer, dies at 76
1904-05-19 - Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851)
1904-10-01 - William GGVV Harcourt, historian/English Sect of State, dies at 76
1906-11-09 - Leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64
1910-08-30 - Albert Vandal, French earl/historian (Napoleon), dies at 57
1918-03-19 - Willem H de Beaufort, Dutch historian/liberal politician, dies at 73
1918-05-27 - Henry Adams, US literature historian (Esther), dies at 80
1920-02-27 - Alexandru D Xenopol, Romanian historian, dies at 72
1920-06-14 - Max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian, dies
1921-06-29 - Otto Seeck German classical historian (b. 1850)
1922-03-22 - Louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian, dies at 86
1922-12-05 - Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist, dies
1924-10-07 - Clemens Baeumker, German historian (Christian Philosophy), dies at 71
1925-05-30 - Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, German historian (b. 1876)
1926-02-26 - Frederik Pijper, Dut vicar/church historian (Monasteries), dies at 67
1926-09-17 - August Sauer, Austria literature historian, dies at 70
1927-02-19 - Georg Brandes, [Cohen], Danish literary-historian/critic, dies at 85
1927-06-01 - J. B. Bury, Irish historian (b. 1861)
1928-05-31 - Manuel de Oliveira Lima, Brazilian historian, dies at 60
1928-10-23 - F A Alphonse Aulard, French historian, dies
1929-10-23 - Thomas F Tout, historian (Manch school of historiography), dies at 74
1929-10-24 - Peter J Blok, Dutch historian, dies at 74
1930-06-22 - Karl von Amira, German historian, dies at 82
1930-12-11 - Friedrich von Bernhardi, German war theorist/historian, dies at 81
1931-01-11 - James Milton Carroll, American Baptist pastor, leader, historian, and author (b. 1852)
1934-06-06 - Julije Kempf, Croatian historian and writer (b. 1864)
1934-11-26 - Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Ukrainian historian and statesman (b.1866)
1935-06-22 - Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian, diplomat and politician (b. 1866)
1936-02-09 - Jacques Bainville, French historian/essayist/journalist, dies at 57
1936-02-19 - Charles Harding Firth, British historian (b. 1857)
1937-03-08 - Albert Verwey, Dutch poet/literature historian (Motion), dies at 71
1937-04-19 - William M Conway, English historian/explorer (Spitzbergen), dies at 81
1939-10-29 - Dwight B. Waldo, American educator and historian (b. 1864)
1940-04-18 - Herbert Albert Laurens Fisher, historian, dies
1941-01-10 - Joseph Schmidlin, German church historian, murdered at 67
1941-02-04 - Johann Peter Kirsch, Luxembourg church historian, dies at 79
1941-03-05 - Ludwig Quidde, German historian/politician (Nobel 1927), dies at 82
1941-04-01 - Hippolyte Delehaye, Flemish historian, dies at 81
1941-07-08 - Moses Schorr, Polish rabbi, senator, historian and orientalist (b. 1874)
1942-03-30 - Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson premier Valois), dies at 81
1942-06-25 - Hans Lietzman, German theologist/church historian, dies at 67
1942-10-06 - Erich Kuttner, German journalist/historian (Vorwarts), dies
1943-10-09 - Gerard W Kerncamp, historian/editor-in-chief (Green Amsterdam), dies
1943-12-01 - Damrong Rajanubhab, Thai prince and historian (b. 1862)
1944-04-13 - Paul Hazard, French literature historian, dies at 65
1944-06-16 - Marc Bloch, French historian (executed) (b. 1886)
1944-07-23 - Max HHR Nettlau, Austrian historian (Der Anarchismus), dies at 79
1944-11-28 - Camille Looten, Belgian priest/literature historian, dies
1945-02-01 - Johan Huizinga, Dutch culture historian (Homo Ludens), dies at 72
1945-10-08 - Herman T Colenbrander, historian, dies at 73
1946-12-15 - Conrad Haebler, historian (Hundert Kalenderinkunabeln), dies at 89
1947-01-13 - Veit Valentin, German/US historian (German People), dies at 61
1947-08-05 - Joannes D M Cornelissen, historian (Johann de White), dies
1947-08-20 - Franz VM Cumont, Belgian religious historian, dies at 79
1947-11-17 - Victor Serge, Russian anarchist, novelist, and historian (b. 1890)
1947-12-29 - Joseph Cuvelier, Belgian historian/general, dies at 78
1948-07-18 - Herman Gummerus, Finnish historian and politician (b. 1877)
1948-08-03 - Albert F Pollard, Brit historian (Evolution of parliament), dies at 78
1948-08-10 - Kwan-Ichi Asakawa, Japanese historian(b. 1873)
1949-05-18 - James T Adams, US historian (Pulitzer 1921)
1950-04-03 - Carter G Woodson, American historian (African American studies), dies at 74
1951-06-01 - Rafael Altamira Crevea, Spanish lawyer/historian, dies at 85
1954-05-19 - Aart A van Schelven, church historian (Willem of Orange), dies at 73
1954-05-30 - Ahmad Amin, Egyptian historian/author, dies at 67
1954-10-26 - Floris HL Prims, Flemish priest/historian/archivist of Antwerp, dies
1956-03-22 - George A L Sarton, Belgian/US historian, dies at 71
1956-04-19 - Ernst R Curtius, German literature historian, dies at 70
1956-09-26 - Lucien Febvre, French historian (Un Destin, Martin Luther), dies at 78
1957-10-19 - Vere G Childe, British archaeologist/prehistorian, dies at 65
1957-11-12 - Fritz Schulz, German law historian (Classical Roman Law), dies at 78
1958-01-09 - Paul Fechter, German writer/historian (God's Magician), dies
1958-01-13 - John Lindeboom, Dutch vicar/church historian, dies at 75
1958-05-15 - Michael G the Boer, historian (Harbor of Amsterdam), dies at 91
1958-08-14 - Mary Ritter Beard, American historian, dies at 82
1958-10-27 - Frederik Gerretson [Geerten Gossaert], historian/poet/politician, dies at 74
1959-04-08 - Gustave Charlier, Belgian literature historian, dies
1959-12-27 - Alfonso Reyes, Mexican poet/historian/diplomat, dies at 70
1960-01-11 - Johan E Elias, Dutch historian (Elias Family), dies at 84
1962-07-16 - Jan M Romein, historian (Breaking of Two Ages), dies
1962-07-20 - George MacAulay Trevelyan, English royal historian, dies at 86
1963-01-11 - Arthur D Nock, English/Americans historian (St Paul), dies at 60
1963-05-02 - Van Wyck Brooks, US historian (Ordeal of Mark Twain), dies at 77
1963-06-26 - Obe Postma, Fries, poet/geography/historian (Own Cart), dies
1963-09-09 - Ernst Kantorowicz, German/US historian, dies at 68
1964-01-30 - Berthold Altaner, German church historian, dies at 80
1965-07-27 - Henri Daniel-Rops, French writer and historian (b. 1901)
1966-12-31 - Pieter C A Geyl, historian (History of Dutch Race), dies
1967-08-19 - Isaac Deutscher, Polish/Eng historian (Stalin-biography), dies at 60
1967-09-03 - David Cohen, historian/chairman (Jewish Council), dies at 84
1967-11-12 - Herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian, dies at 58
1968-08-31 - George P Gooch, English historian/House of Commons leader, dies
1968-09-18 - Willem Kooiman, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 65
1970-01-29 - Basil H Liddell Hart, English military historian, dies at 74
1970-02-18 - Desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian, dies at 94
1970-04-30 - Jacob Presser, historian/writer (Doom, Ondergang), dies at 71
1970-08-19 - Paweł Jasienica, Polish historian (b. 1909)
1970-10-24 - Richard Hofstadter, US historian, dies at 54
1971-10-10 - John Cawte Beaglehole, New Zealand historian (b. 1901)


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