December 16th, 1770
Ludwig van Beethoven is born. The famous German composer and pianist who has been one of the most important composers of the Classical and especially Romantic periods of the Western Classical Music.
December 16th, 1803
60 women from the Souli , Greece, dance the famous Zalogo’s dance and drop themselves to the cliff along with their children in order not to be surrendered by the Turks.
December 16th, 1809
Napoleon Bonaparte separates from hos wife Josephine.
December 16th, 1899
The football tem of Mila is created.
December 16th, 1916
Grigori Rasputin dies. A Russian mystic that is said to have influenced the later period of the Russian Emperor Nicholas II.