Historical Events In August - 27
Thursday, 13 May 2021
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 August - 27.
0827 Pope Eugene II on this day in history.
1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on this day in history.
1232 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation on August - 27.
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on August - 27.
1521 On August - 27 josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
1522 Giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75 on August - 27.
1545 On August - 27 alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
1549 Battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army on August - 27.
1562 Hans Leo Hassler, composer on this day in history.
1569 Pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane on this day in history.
1572 On this day in history claude Goudimel, French composer
1576 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague on August - 27.
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 Sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1601 Olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world on August - 27.
1608 On August - 27 hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1610 Polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia on this day in history.
1611 On August - 27 tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1619 On August - 27 monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia
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 On August - 27 maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter
1634 Battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia on August - 27.
1635 On August - 27 lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72
1650 Johann Samuel Welter, composer on August - 27.
1651 On August - 27 jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43
1665 On August - 27 "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 this day in history earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On this day in history adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33