Historical Events For December - 27
Monday, 05 December 2016
0418 On December - 27 [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0418 On December - 27 zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies
0537 St Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated on this day in history.
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on December - 27.
1065 Ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies on December - 27.
1381 On December - 27 edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician
1437 On this day in history albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Bohemia
1503 On December - 27 battle at Garigliano] Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1512 On December - 27 the Spanish Crown issues the Laws of Burgos, governing the conduct of settlers with regards to native Indians in the New World.
1521 "Zwickauer profeten" appear in Wittenberg on this day in history.
1555 On December - 27 johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist
1571 The birth of Johannes Kepler, German astronomer who stated that planets circle the Sun on December - 27.
1590 On December - 27 emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33
1595 On this day in history pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 On this day in history thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68
1610 On this day in history paris France, Hélène Boulle de Champlain, age 12, signs marriage contract with 40 year old Samuel de Champlain; daughter of a wealthy secretary to Louis XIII
1631 John Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47 on this day in history.
1641 Francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69 on December - 27.
1645 Giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized on this day in history.
1654 On December - 27 jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician
1657 The Flushing Remonstrance is signed on this day in history.
1679 Dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java on this day in history.
1703 England & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement on December - 27.
1709 On this day in history pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague)
1721 On this day in history franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher
1741 On this day in history prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia
1748 On December - 27 william Marshall, composer
1752 Johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer on December - 27.
1755 Antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36) on December - 27.
1761 On this day in history michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War
1773 On December - 27 george Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics
1800 On this day in history john Goss, composer
1801 On this day in history guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49)
1802 On this day in history thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter