Category Archives: AD 1737

Today in HisStory – January 29

Abbot Gildas, who gave us the earliest history we have of the British Celts, died. (570 AD) Priest Ulrich Zwingli presented Sixty-Seven Articles for the consideration of Zurich including these: The sum and substance of the Gospel is that our Lord … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 23

War elephant corps of the Southern Han were defeated at Shao by crossbow fire from Song Dynasty troops. Southern Han state was forced to submit to the Song Dynasty. This was the first regular war elephant corps in Chinese army. … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 15

Byzantine general Belisarius defeated the Vandals at the Battle of Ticameron. (533 AD) Bartolomeu Dias returned to Portugal after becoming first known European to sail round Cape of Good Hope. (1488) The press of Henri Estienne in Paris published Jacobus … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 30

Boniface was consecrated a bishop by Pope Gregory II for the work he did as a missionary to the Germans. (722) Cnut the Great Canute, King of Denmark, claimed the English throne after the death of King Edmund Ironside. (1016) … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – October 11

Earthquake in Aleppo, Syria killed an estimated 230,000. (1138) John Ziska, a military genius, died of plague after defeating several armies trying to suppress the Bohemian reformation begun by the martyr Jan Hus. (1424) The Burchardi flood killed about 15,000 … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – October 8

The modern Hebrew calendar originated. (3761 BC) Massachusetts Bay Colony formed its first government. (1633) In London, Benjamin Keach was hauled before a magistrate and accused of scandalous behavior for printing a Baptist primer for children. (1664) Patriot and Founding Father … Continue reading

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Today in History – October 7

Jean de Gerson preached a powerful sermon before the King of France, rebuking the treatment of the poor. (1405) Columbus missed Florida when he changed course. (1492) Forty foot waves sunk 20,000 small crafts and killed 300,000 near Bengal, India. … Continue reading

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