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Historical Events Happened In October - 27

Thursday, 27 October 2016

0312  On October - 27 constantine the Great is said to have received his famous Vision of the Cross.  

0625  On October - 27 honorius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope  

0710  On October - 27 saracen invasion of Sardinia.  

0939  Edmund I succeeds Athelstan as King of England on October - 27.  

1275  On this day in history traditional founding of the city of Amsterdam.  

1492  Christopher Columbus discovers Cuba & claims it for Spain on October - 27.  

1523  English troops occupy Montalidier France today in history.  

1553  Today in history condemned as a heretic, Michael Servetus is burned at the stake just outside Geneva.  

1605  Today in history spanish army under General Spinola occupies Wachtendonk  

1627  Today in history english assault on French Il de Ré  

1644  2nd Battle at Newbury: King Charles I beats parliamentary armies on October - 27.  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 27

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1156  Today in history birth of count Raymond VI of Toulouse (d. 1222)  

1401  On October - 27 birth of catherine of Valois, queen of Henry V of England (d. 1437)  

1466  Erasmus, Dutch humanist and theologian (d. 1536) was born today in history.  

1728  James Cook, Scotland, captain/explorer, discovered Sandwich Islands was born on this day in history.  

1739  Franz Ignaz Kaa, composer was born today in history.  

1744  Mary Moser, English painter (d. 1819) was born on October - 27.  

1746  Today in history birth of georg Anton Kreusser, composer  

1760  On October - 27 birth of august W A Grave von Gneisenau, Prussian fieldmarshal  


Famous Deaths In October - 27

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0925  Rhazes, [Abu Bakr Mohammed ibn Zakarijja al-Razi], Persian, dies today in history.  

0939  Aethelstan III, king of England, dies on October - 27.  

1271  Today in history death of hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy, French crusader (b. 1213)  

1312  Today in history death of john II, Duke of Brabant (b. 1275)  

1327  Death of Elizabeth de Burgh, queen of Robert I of Scotland (b. 1289) today in history.  

1331  Aboe al-Fida, [Aboelfeda], Arabic writer/sultan of Hama, dies today in history.  

1430  Death of Vytautas the Great, Grand Duke of Lithuania (b. 1350) today in history.  

1439  Today in history albrecht II von Habsburg, king of Bohemia/Hungary/Germany, dies at 42  


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