Historical Events In August - 27
Sunday, 27 September 2020
0542 Saint Caesarius of Arles on this day in history.
0663 Remnants of the Korean Baekje Kingdom and their Yamato Japanese allies engage the combined naval forces of the Tang Chinese and Silla Koreans on the Geum River in Korea; the outcome is a significant Tang-Silla victory, while the Japanese would not attempt another invasion of Korea until the Japanese invasions of Korea of the late 16th century on this day in history.
0827 On this day in history pope Eugene II
1208 On August - 27 irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
1232 On August - 27 kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on August - 27.
1521 Josquin Des Prez, composer, dies on August - 27.
1522 On August - 27 giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75
1545 On this day in history alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
1549 Battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army on this day in history.
1562 On this day in history hans Leo Hassler, composer
1569 On this day in history pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane
1572 On this day in history claude Goudimel, French composer
1576 On this day in history titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 Titian, Italian artist on this day in history.
1583 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on August - 27.
1590 On this day in history sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68
1601 Olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world on August - 27.
1608 Hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1610 On August - 27 polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia
1611 On August - 27 tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.
1626 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV on August - 27.
1628 On this day in history java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia
1630 Maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter on this day in history.
1634 On this day in history battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia
1635 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1650 Johann Samuel Welter, composer on August - 27.
1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
1665 "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va) on this day in history.
1666 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89) on August - 27.
1667 On this day in history earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On August - 27 adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33