Historical Events Happened In January - 27
Friday, 31 July 2015
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 this day in history.
0661 On January - 27 rashidun Caliphate ended with death of Ali.
0672 St Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0672 On January - 27 vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies
0847 Sergius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0847 On January - 27 sergius II, pope (844-47), dies
1142 On January - 27 wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei.
1164 Abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies on this day in history.
1186 Henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, weds Constance of Sicily on January - 27.
1302 Dante becomes a Florentine political exile on January - 27.
1343 On this day in history pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus.
1538 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on January - 27.
1540 On January - 27 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 January - 27.
1556 Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) on this day in history.
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 this day in history vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
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 this day in history.
1629 On this day in history hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68
1638 On January - 27 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 January - 27 richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist
1669 Gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1671 Pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City on January - 27.
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 On January - 27 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.