Historical Events In December - 27
Friday, 18 June 2021
0418 On this day in history [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0418 Zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies on December - 27.
0537 St Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated on this day in history.
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on this day in history.
1065 Ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies on December - 27.
1381 On December - 27 edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician
1437 Albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Bohemia on December - 27.
1503 On this day in history battle at Garigliano] Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1512 On December - 27 the Spanish Crown issues the Laws of Burgos, governing the conduct of settlers with regards to native Indians in the New World.
1521 On December - 27 "Zwickauer profeten" appear in Wittenberg
1555 On this day in history johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist
1571 On December - 27 the birth of Johannes Kepler, German astronomer who stated that planets circle the Sun
1590 On December - 27 emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33
1595 On December - 27 pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 On this day in history thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68
1610 Paris France, Hélène Boulle de Champlain, age 12, signs marriage contract with 40 year old Samuel de Champlain; daughter of a wealthy secretary to Louis XIII on this day in history.
1631 On December - 27 john Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47
1641 On December - 27 francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69
1645 On this day in history giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized
1654 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician on December - 27.
1657 On this day in history the Flushing Remonstrance is signed.
1679 On December - 27 dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java
1703 England & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement on December - 27.
1709 On this day in history pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague)
1721 Franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher on this day in history.
1741 On December - 27 prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia
1748 William Marshall, composer on this day in history.
1752 On December - 27 johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer
1755 On this day in history antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36)
1761 On this day in history michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War
1773 On this day in history george Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics
1800 John Goss, composer on December - 27.
1801 Guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49) on December - 27.
1802 On December - 27 thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter