Historical Events In August - 27
Monday, 16 May 2022
0542 Saint Caesarius of Arles on August - 27.
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 August - 27 pope Eugene II
1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on this day in history.
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 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 Pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane on this day in history.
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 August - 27.
1583 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on this day in history.
1590 On this day in history sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68
1601 On August - 27 olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world
1608 On August - 27 hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1610 Polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia on August - 27.
1611 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on August - 27.
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.
1626 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1634 On August - 27 battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia
1635 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 on August - 27.
1650 On this day in history johann Samuel Welter, composer
1651 On this day in history jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43
1665 On this day in history "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
1666 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89) on this day in history.
1667 On August - 27 earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On this day in history adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33