Historical Events In August - 27
Monday, 24 June 2019
0542 On August - 27 saint Caesarius of Arles
0663 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 on this day in history.
0827 On this day in history pope Eugene II
1208 On this day in history irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
1232 On August - 27 kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on August - 27.
1521 On this day in history josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
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 On August - 27 battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army
1562 On this day in history hans Leo Hassler, composer
1569 On this day in history pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane
1572 On August - 27 claude Goudimel, French composer
1576 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague on August - 27.
1577 Titian, Italian artist on August - 27.
1583 On August - 27 simon Besler, composer
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on August - 27.
1590 Sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68 on August - 27.
1601 On this day in history olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world
1608 On August - 27 hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1610 On this day in history polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia
1611 On this day in history tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on August - 27.
1626 On August - 27 battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
1628 On August - 27 java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia
1630 On August - 27 maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter
1634 Battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia on this day in history.
1635 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 on August - 27.
1650 Johann Samuel Welter, composer on August - 27.
1651 On August - 27 jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43
1665 "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va) on this day in history.
1666 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89) on this day in history.
1667 On August - 27 earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On August - 27 adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33