Historical Events Happened In January - 27
Sunday, 19 April 2015
0098 Trajan becomes Roman Emperor after the death of Nerva on this day in history.
0098 Marius Cocceius Nerva, emperor of Rome (96-98), dies at about 67 on this day in history.
0661 Rashidun Caliphate ended with death of Ali on January - 27.
0672 On this day in history st Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0672 On January - 27 vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies
0847 On January - 27 sergius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0847 Sergius II, pope (844-47), dies on this day in history.
1142 On this day in history wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei.
1164 On this day in history abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies
1186 On this day in history henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, weds Constance of Sicily.
1302 On this day in history dante becomes a Florentine political exile
1343 On this day in history pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus.
1538 On January - 27 states of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
1540 On this day in history angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies
1546 Joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
1556 On January - 27 willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies
1556 Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) on this day in history.
1565 Robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies on January - 27.
1592 Pierre de La Barre, composer on January - 27.
1593 On January - 27 vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
1612 On this day in history maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
1625 On January - 27 adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49
1629 On this day in history hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68
1638 Gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist on this day in history.
1662 First American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) on this day in history.
1662 On January - 27 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
1662 On January - 27 richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist
1669 On January - 27 gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87
1671 On this day in history pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1679 Jean-Francois de Troy, French painter on January - 27.
1695 Mustafa II becomes the Ottoman sultan in Istanbul on the death of Ahmed II. Mustafa rules until his death in 1703 on this day in history.
1699 On January - 27 william Temple, statesman, dies
1701 On this day in history johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
1710 On January - 27 czar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget