Historical Events In December - 27
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
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 December - 27.
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on this day in history.
1065 On this day in history ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies
1381 Edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician on December - 27.
1437 On December - 27 albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Bohemia
1503 Battle at Garigliano] Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France on December - 27.
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 this day in history "Zwickauer profeten" appear in Wittenberg
1555 On December - 27 johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist
1571 The birth of Johannes Kepler, German astronomer who stated that planets circle the Sun on this day in history.
1590 Emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33 on this day in history.
1595 On this day in history pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 On this day in history thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68
1610 On this day in history 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
1631 John Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47 on this day in history.
1641 On December - 27 francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69
1645 On December - 27 giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized
1654 On December - 27 jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician
1657 On December - 27 the Flushing Remonstrance is signed.
1679 On this day in history dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java
1703 On this day in history england & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement
1709 Pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague) on this day in history.
1721 Franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher on this day in history.
1741 On December - 27 prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia
1748 On this day in history william Marshall, composer
1752 Johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer on this day in history.
1755 Antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36) on this day in history.
1761 Michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War on December - 27.
1773 On this day in history george Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics
1800 John Goss, composer on this day in history.
1801 On December - 27 guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49)
1802 Thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter on December - 27.