Historical Events In August - 27
Friday, 26 February 2021
0542 On this day in history saint Caesarius of Arles
0663 On August - 27 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 August - 27.
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on this day in history.
1521 Josquin Des Prez, composer, dies on August - 27.
1522 On this day in history giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75
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 Claude Goudimel, French composer on this day in history.
1576 On this day in history titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 On August - 27 titian, Italian artist
1583 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
1585 On August - 27 duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp
1590 On August - 27 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 Hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66 on August - 27.
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 August - 27.
1634 On this day in history battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia
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 August - 27.
1665 On this day in history "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
1666 On this day in history 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.