Category Archives: AD 1849

Today in HisStory – March 10

Dante, author of Divine Comedy, was exiled out of Italy. (1302) Anabaptist leader Balthasar Hubmaier was martyred by being burned at the stake. (1528) King Charles I of Great Britain dissolved Parliament. He recalled it 11 years later. (1629) Quaker William Penn … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – March 9

After being tortured and imprisoned, 40 Roman soldiers refused to denounce Christ and marched naked into ice cold water to be martyred, praying 40 would receive crowns of life. When one lost his nerve, a guard received Christ as his … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – March 4

Nero was given the title princeps iuventutis, head of the youth. Later, he would become Roman Emperor and great persecutor of Christians, including the one who killed Peter, Paul, and other apostles, (51 AD) Saint Adrian of Nicomedia was martyred … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory March 3

Congress established the US Mint. (1791) First US internal revenue act was enacted. It taxed distilled spirits and carriages. (1791) Richard Allen founded the African Methodist Episcopal Church. (1794) First impeachment trial of a US federal judge, John Pickering, began. … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 14

Valentine, a priest in Rome during the reign of Emperor Claudius II, was martyred by being beheaded. (270 AD) Slavic apostle, Cyril, was martyred. (869 AD) Bruno, missionary to Prussia, was martyred by Prussians. (1009) Orthodox monk Damian was martyred … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 11

Jacob van Necks fleet left Bantam, Java with pepper, clove, and muskaat. (1599) American founding father and first US Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton was born. (1755) American Revolutionary War: Francis Salvador, the first Jew to hold an elected office in the … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 28

Westminster Abbey was dedicated. (1065) Educator, Bible translator, and church reformer John Wycliffe suffered a paralyzing stroke while saying Mass. He died three days later. (1384) Galileo observed the planet Neptune, but he didn’t know it was a planet. (1612) … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 22

After three years imprisonment with torture, Julian “The Little” Hernandez was burned to death in Seville, Spain for distributing Spanish language Bibles and Protestant literature and rejecting fasts and mortifications as a means of salvation. (1560) Hugh McKail, a Covenanter … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 6

St. Nicholas died. (343 AD) Thomas Aquinas had a vision of Christ. (1273) Thomas Pride prevented 96 presbyterians from sitting in the English parliament. (1648) Father Louis Hennepin, visiting the Niagara Falls, drew the first known sketch of the awe-inspiring … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 16

According to early Christian theologian Clement of Alexandria, Jesus was born. (3 AD) Second and final revision of the Codex Justinianus, Roman Code of Law was published. (534 AD) St. Margaret, Queen of Scotland, whose faith brought Christianity to many … Continue reading

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