Historical Events For December - 27
Thursday, 23 March 2017
0418 On this day in history [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0418 Zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies on December - 27.
0537 On December - 27 st Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on December - 27.
1065 On this day in history ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies
1381 Edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician on this day in history.
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 The Spanish Crown issues the Laws of Burgos, governing the conduct of settlers with regards to native Indians in the New World on December - 27.
1521 On this day in history "Zwickauer profeten" appear in Wittenberg
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 this day in history emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33
1595 On December - 27 pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 Thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
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 December - 27.
1641 Francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1645 On this day in history giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized
1654 On December - 27 jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician
1657 On this day in history the Flushing Remonstrance is signed.
1679 On December - 27 dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java
1703 On December - 27 england & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement
1709 Pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague) on this day in history.
1721 Franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher on December - 27.
1741 On this day in history prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia
1748 On December - 27 william Marshall, composer
1752 On this day in history johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer
1755 On December - 27 antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36)
1761 On December - 27 michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War
1773 On this day in history george Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics
1800 On December - 27 john Goss, composer
1801 Guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49) on this day in history.
1802 Thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter on this day in history.