December Birthdays

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I’ll be adding to this list as I find more birthdays. Note: many birth dates, especially as you look further back in time, were not recorded. Comment below if you know of a birthday that should be added to this list!

Happy birthday to…

  • December 1 – Louis VI (1081), Marie Tussaud (1761)
  • December 2 – William II (1650)
  • December 3 Charles VI (1368)
  • December 5 Martin Van Buren (1782), Walt Disney (1901)
  • December 6 – Ferdinand IV (1285), Henry VI (1421)
  • December 7 – Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley (1545), Louise of Great Britain (1724)
  • December 8  Mary Queen of Scots (1542)
  • December 9 – John Milton (1608)
  • December 10 – Ada Lovelace (1815), Emily Dickinson (1830)
  • December 12 – Anne of Denmark (1574), Edvard Munch (1863), Frank Sinatra (1915)
  • December 13 – Mary Todd Lincoln (1818)
  • December 14 George VI (1895)
  • December 15 – Nero (37), Gustave Eiffel (1832)
  • December 16 – Catherine of Aragon (1485), Jane Austen (1775)
  • December 18 – Christina, Queen of Sweden (1632), Archduke Franz Ferdinand (1863)
  • December 19 Philip V of Spain (1683), Marie Thérèse of France (1778), Édith Piaf (1915)
  • December 21 – Thomas Becket (1118 or 1120)
  • December 24 – John I (1166), Empress Elizabeth of Austria (1837)
  • December 25 – Isaac Newton (1642), Clara Barton (1821)
  • December 28 – Woodrow Wilson (1856)
  • December 29 – Madame de Pompadour (1721)
  • December 30 – Rudyard Kipling (1865)
  • December 31 – Henri Matisse (1869)

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jillianne hamilton headshotJillianne Hamilton is an author, history enthusiast, book lover and graphic designer. Her debut novel, Molly Miranda: Thief for Hire, was shortlisted for the 2016 Prince Edward Island Book Award. She is currently working on her first non-fiction book. She lives in Charlottetown on Canada's beautiful east coast.
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