Historical Events For December - 27
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
0418 [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0418 On December - 27 zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies
0537 On this day in history st Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on this day in history.
1065 Ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies on this day in history.
1381 On December - 27 edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician
1437 On December - 27 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 December - 27 "Zwickauer profeten" appear in Wittenberg
1555 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist on this day in history.
1571 On December - 27 the birth of Johannes Kepler, German astronomer who stated that planets circle the Sun
1590 On this day in history emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33
1595 On this day in history pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 Thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68 on December - 27.
1610 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 on December - 27.
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 December - 27.
1654 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician on December - 27.
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 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1741 Prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia on this day in history.
1748 On December - 27 william Marshall, composer
1752 Johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer on December - 27.
1755 On this day in history antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36)
1761 Michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War on December - 27.
1773 On December - 27 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 On December - 27 thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter