This Day in History :: 08 December
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08 December 1869 : 20th Roman Catholic ecumenical council, Vatican I, opens in Rome
08 December 1864 : Pope Pius IX publishes encyclical Quanta cura ("Syllabus errorum")
08 December 1863 : 2,500 reported killed at Church of La Compana, Santiago Chile
08 December 1863 : Abraham Lincoln announces plan for Reconstruction of South
08 December 1863 : Jesuit church in Chile catches fire, 2,500 die in panic
08 December 1863 : President Lincoln offers amnesty for confederate deserters
08 December 1857 : 1st production of Dion Boucicaults "Poor of NY"
08 December 1854 : Pope Pius IX proclaims Immaculate Conception, makes Mary, free of Original Sin
08 December 1794 : 1st issue of Herald of Rutland, VT published
08 December 1792 : 1st cremation in US, Henry Laurens
08 December 1777 : Captain Cook leaves Society Islands
08 December 1710 : Battle at Brihuega: English General Stanhope captured
08 December 1326 : Daitokuji temple, Rinzai line, established in Kyoto by Daito Kokushi









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