Historical Events For January - 27
Saturday, 23 September 2017
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 January - 27.
0672 St Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 27.
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 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 January - 27.
1343 Pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus on this day in history.
1538 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on this day in history.
1540 On this day in history angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies
1546 Joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
1556 Willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies on January - 27.
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 this day in history hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68
1638 Gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist on January - 27.
1662 On this day in history first American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
1662 On January - 27 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
1662 On January - 27 richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist
1669 Gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1671 On January - 27 pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1679 On January - 27 jean-Francois de Troy, French painter
1695 On January - 27 mustafa II becomes the Ottoman sultan in Istanbul on the death of Ahmed II. Mustafa rules until his death in 1703.
1699 On this day in history william Temple, statesman, dies
1701 On January - 27 johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
1710 Czar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget on January - 27.