Historical Events For January - 27
Sunday, 25 February 2018
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 January - 27.
0661 On this day in history rashidun Caliphate ended with death of Ali.
0672 On January - 27 st Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0672 On this day in history vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies
0847 Sergius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 27.
0847 Sergius II, pope (844-47), dies on this day in history.
1142 On January - 27 wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei.
1164 On January - 27 abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies
1186 Henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, weds Constance of Sicily on January - 27.
1302 On this day in history dante becomes a Florentine political exile
1343 On January - 27 pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus.
1538 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on January - 27.
1540 Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies on this day in history.
1546 On January - 27 joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg)
1556 On this day in history willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies
1556 On January - 27 abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629)
1565 On January - 27 robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies
1592 On January - 27 pierre de La Barre, composer
1593 On January - 27 vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
1612 Maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77 on this day in history.
1625 On this day in history adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49
1629 On January - 27 hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68
1638 On this day in history gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist
1662 First American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) on January - 27.
1662 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) on January - 27.
1662 On this day in history richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist
1669 Gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87 on January - 27.
1671 On this day in history pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1679 Jean-Francois de Troy, French painter on this day in history.
1695 Mustafa II becomes the Ottoman sultan in Istanbul on the death of Ahmed II. Mustafa rules until his death in 1703 on January - 27.
1699 William Temple, statesman, dies on this day in history.
1701 On January - 27 johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
1710 On January - 27 czar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget