Historical Events Happened In January - 27
Thursday, 29 September 2016
0098 On January - 27 trajan becomes Roman Emperor after the death of Nerva.
0098 On January - 27 marius Cocceius Nerva, emperor of Rome (96-98), dies at about 67
0661 Rashidun Caliphate ended with death of Ali on this day in history.
0672 St Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 27.
0672 Vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies on January - 27.
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 Wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei on this day in history.
1164 Abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies on this day in history.
1186 On January - 27 henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, weds Constance of Sicily.
1302 Dante becomes a Florentine political exile on this day in history.
1343 On January - 27 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 On this day in history joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg)
1556 Willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies on this day in history.
1556 On January - 27 abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629)
1565 On this day in history robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies
1592 On January - 27 pierre de La Barre, composer
1593 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno on this day in history.
1612 On January - 27 maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
1625 Adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49 on January - 27.
1629 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1638 On January - 27 gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist
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 Richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist on this day in history.
1669 On this day in history gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87
1671 On January - 27 pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1679 On this day in history jean-Francois de Troy, French painter
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