Historical Events For January - 27
Tuesday, 06 December 2016
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 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 Sergius II, pope (844-47), dies on this day in history.
1142 Wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei on January - 27.
1164 Abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies on January - 27.
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 Pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus on January - 27.
1538 On this day in history states of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
1540 On January - 27 angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies
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 Robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies on this day in history.
1592 On January - 27 pierre de La Barre, composer
1593 On January - 27 vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
1612 On January - 27 maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
1625 On January - 27 adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49
1629 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68 on January - 27.
1638 On this day in history 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 Richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist on January - 27.
1669 On January - 27 gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87
1671 On January - 27 pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1679 On January - 27 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 January - 27.
1701 On January - 27 johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
1710 Czar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget on this day in history.