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Historical Events In August - 27

Thursday, 25 February 2021

1689  On this day in history the Treaty of Nerchinsk is signed by Russia and the Qing empire.  

1698  On August - 27 baal Shem Tov, Founder of the Chasiddic movement {d. 1760)  

1719  John/Jean Nepveu, Dutch governor of Suriname (1768-79) on this day in history.  

1725  Guillaume de Chazel, drowns in wreck of payship 'Le Chameau,' which sinks 25 km from Louisbourg; found by 3 divers in May 1966, with gold and silver coins worth $700,000 on August - 27.  

1730  On August - 27 hamann, writer  

1739  Michel Delalande, composer on August - 27.  

1746  Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer, composer, dies on this day in history.  

1748  James Thomson, dies on August - 27.  

1752  Herman Muntinghe, Dutch theologist (History of Mankind) on this day in history.  

1758  On August - 27 colonel John Bradstreet 1714-1774 captures Fort Frontenac and its rich storehouses, as well as nine armed vessels with 100 guns, the total French naval force on Lake Ontario; British have only two wounded and not a single man killed  

1768  Anne-Francois Mellinet, French/Belgian general (Maastricht) on August - 27.  

1770  Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, German philosopher/inventor (dialectic) on this day in history.  

1776  On August - 27 americans lose to the British at the Batttle of Long Island.  

1776  On August - 27 british defeat Americans in Battle of Long Island  

1783  On August - 27 the first hydrogen balloon flight (unmanned); reaches 900 m altitude  

1783  1st hydrogen balloon flight (unmanned); reaches 900 m altitude on this day in history.  

1788  Jacques Neeker names French minister of Finance on this day in history.  

1789  French Natl Assembly issues "Decl of the Rights of Man & the Citizen" on this day in history.  

1789  French Natl Assembly issues "Decl of Rights of Man & Citizen" on August - 27.  

1798  Battle at Castelbar, Ireland: French army hunts The English on this day in history.  

1799  On August - 27 english invasion army lands in North-Holland  

1809  On August - 27 hannibal Hamlin, (R) 15th VP (1861-65)  

1813  Battle of Dresden-Napoleon defeats Austrians on this day in history.  

1816  On August - 27 lord Exmouth bombs Algiers, a refuge for Barbary pirates  

1824  Hiram Gregory Berry, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863 on August - 27.  

1826  On this day in history frank Stillman Nickerson, Brig General (Union volunteers)  

1827  Ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat, dies on this day in history.  

1828  On this day in history uruguay gains independence during Brazil-Argentina peace talk  

1828  On this day in history eise J Eisinga, constructed planetarium at Franeker, dies at 84  

1830  Louis H J Condé, French prince, commits suicide at 74 on this day in history.  

1832  Black Hawk, leader of Sauk-indians, gives himself up on this day in history.  

1832  On this day in history james Alexander Walker, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1901  

1835  On this day in history albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter  

1837  On this day in history heinrich Urban, composer  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 27

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1407  Ashikaga Yoshikazu, Japanese shogun (d. 1425) was born on this day in history.  

1471  George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia was born on this day in history.  

1471  George, Duke of Saxony (d. 1539) was born on this day in history.  

1487  Anna of Brandenburg, queen of Denmark (d. 1514) was born on this day in history.  

1545  On August - 27 birth of alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat  

1562  Hans Leo Hassler, composer was born on August - 27.  

1583  On this day in history birth of simon Besler, composer  

1630  Maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter was born on August - 27.  

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Famous Deaths In August - 27

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0542  Death of Saint Caesarius of Arles on this day in history.  

0827  On August - 27 death of pope Eugene II  

1208  Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on this day in history.  

1312  On this day in history death of arthur II, Duke of Brittany (b. 1262)  

1394  Death of Chokei, Emperor of Japan (b. 1343) on this day in history.  

1450  On August - 27 death of reginald West, 6th Baron De La Warr, English politician (b. 1395)  

1521  On August - 27 josquin Des Prez, composer, dies  

1522  On August - 27 giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75  

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