Historical Events For December - 27
Saturday, 23 September 2017
0418 On this day in history [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0418 Zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies on this day in history.
0537 St Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated on December - 27.
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on December - 27.
1065 On December - 27 ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies
1381 On this day in history edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician
1437 On this day in history albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Bohemia
1503 Battle at Garigliano] Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France on this day in history.
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 "Zwickauer profeten" appear in Wittenberg on December - 27.
1555 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist on December - 27.
1571 The birth of Johannes Kepler, German astronomer who stated that planets circle the Sun on this day in history.
1590 Emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33 on this day in history.
1595 On December - 27 pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 On December - 27 thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68
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 this day in history.
1631 John Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47 on December - 27.
1641 On this day in history francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69
1645 On this day in history giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized
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 On this day in history england & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement
1709 On this day in history pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague)
1721 Franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher on December - 27.
1741 On this day in history prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia
1748 William Marshall, composer on this day in history.
1752 Johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer on this day in history.
1755 On this day in history antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36)
1761 On December - 27 michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War
1773 George Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics on December - 27.
1800 John Goss, composer on December - 27.
1801 On December - 27 guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49)
1802 Thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter on December - 27.