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17th December 1471 A.D. The Death of Infanta Isabel, Duchess of Burgundy #Onthisday

Isabella of Portugal was born 22nd February 1397 A.D. and died #onthisday  17th December 1471 A.D. She was a Duchess of Burgundy and the third wife of Duke Philip the Good. 105 more words


16th December 1775 A.D. The Birth of Jane Austen, English novelist #Onthisday

Jane Austen was born #onthisday in 16th December 1775 A.D. and died in 1817, 18th July. She was an English novelist and best known for her six major novels, which interpreted and cirque commentary of the British gentry during the 18th century. 72 more words


Friday, December 15, 2017 – WE THE PEOPLE SAID NO!

Friday, December 15, 2017 – WE THE PEOPLE SAID NO! The Barricades Go Up!

Help me Austinites! Who was the Esther’s Follies comedian who had the “Damn it! 256 more words

December 15, 1979  Iranian Revolution

Ruhollah Mousavi, the name translates as “inspired of God”, was born in the Iranian village of Khomein, on September 24, 1902.  Born into a family of Shi’ite religious scholars, Mousavi was raised by his mother and aunt after his father was murdered while the boy was still an infant.  1,323 more words

The historical credibility of the gospels

Dr. William Lane Craig gives John Ankerberg facts on how we know the stories in the gospels are historically credible and not filled with myths and legends as many critics have falsely claimed.


14th December 1624 A.D. The Death of Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Nottingham, English politician, Lord High Admiral #Onthisday

Charles Howard 1st Earl of Nottingham and the 2nd Howard of Effingham was born in the year of 1536 A.D. and died #onthisday 14th December 1624 A.D. 58 more words