1390 Anne de Mortimer, claimant to the English throne (d. 1411) was born on December - 27.
1555 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist was born on this day in history.
1571 On December - 27 birth of johannes Kepler, German astronomer (d. 1630)
1645 Giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized was born on this day in history.
1654 On this day in history birth of jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician
1683 Conyers Middleton, English minister (d. 1750) was born on December - 27.
1709 Pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague) was born on December - 27.
1715 Philippe de Noailles, duc de Mouchy, French soldier (d. 1794) was born on this day in history.
0418 Zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies on this day in history.
0975 On this day in history balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies
1065 On this day in history ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies
1076 Death of Prince Svyatoslav II of Kiev (b. 1027) on December - 27.
1381 On December - 27 death of edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician
1548 On this day in history death of francesco Spiera, Italian Protestant jurist (b. 1502)
1590 On this day in history emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33
1595 On this day in history pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63