Historical Events Happened In January - 27
Friday, 27 March 2015
0098 Trajan becomes Roman Emperor after the death of Nerva on January - 27.
0098 On January - 27 marius Cocceius Nerva, emperor of Rome (96-98), dies at about 67
0661 On this day in history rashidun Caliphate ended with death of Ali.
0672 On this day in history st Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0672 Vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies on January - 27.
0847 On January - 27 sergius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0847 On January - 27 sergius II, pope (844-47), dies
1142 On this day in history wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei.
1164 On January - 27 abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies
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 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 Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies on January - 27.
1546 Joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
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 January - 27 robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies
1592 Pierre de La Barre, composer on January - 27.
1593 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno on this day in history.
1612 On this day in history maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
1625 Adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49 on January - 27.
1629 On January - 27 hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68
1638 On January - 27 gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist
1662 On this day in history first American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
1662 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) on this day in history.
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 January - 27 pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1679 On January - 27 jean-Francois de Troy, French painter
1695 On this day in history mustafa II becomes the Ottoman sultan in Istanbul on the death of Ahmed II. Mustafa rules until his death in 1703.
1699 William Temple, statesman, dies on January - 27.
1701 On this day in history johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
1710 On this day in history czar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget