Historical Events In August - 27
Friday, 03 July 2020
0542 Saint Caesarius of Arles on August - 27.
0663 On this day in history 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.
0827 On August - 27 pope Eugene II
1208 On this day in history irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
1232 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation on this day in history.
1471 On this day in history george von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia
1521 Josquin Des Prez, composer, dies on this day in history.
1522 Giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75 on August - 27.
1545 Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat on August - 27.
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 August - 27 claude Goudimel, French composer
1576 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague on this day in history.
1577 Titian, Italian artist on this day in history.
1583 Simon Besler, composer on August - 27.
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on August - 27.
1590 On August - 27 sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68
1601 On this day in history olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world
1608 On this day in history hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1610 On this day in history polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia
1611 On August - 27 tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1619 On this day in history monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia
1626 On August - 27 battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
1628 Java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia on this day in history.
1630 Maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter on August - 27.
1634 Battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia on this day in history.
1635 On this day in history lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72
1650 On August - 27 johann Samuel Welter, composer
1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
1665 On August - 27 "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
1666 On August - 27 ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89)
1667 Earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia) on August - 27.
1667 Adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33 on August - 27.