Historical Events In August - 27
Monday, 25 September 2023
0542 Saint Caesarius of Arles on August - 27.
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 August - 27.
0827 On August - 27 pope Eugene II
1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on this day in history.
1232 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation on this day in history.
1471 On August - 27 george von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia
1521 On August - 27 josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
1522 Giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1545 On this day in history alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
1549 Battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army on August - 27.
1562 Hans Leo Hassler, composer on this day in history.
1569 Pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane on this day in history.
1572 On August - 27 claude Goudimel, French composer
1576 On August - 27 titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 On this day in history titian, Italian artist
1583 On August - 27 simon Besler, composer
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on this day in history.
1590 Sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1601 On August - 27 olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world
1608 Hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66 on August - 27.
1610 Polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia on August - 27.
1611 On this day in history tomÃ©s L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1619 On this day in history monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia
1626 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV on August - 27.
1628 On August - 27 java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia
1630 On August - 27 maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter
1634 On August - 27 battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia
1635 On this day in history lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72
1650 On this day in history johann Samuel Welter, composer
1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
1665 On August - 27 "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
1666 On August - 27 ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89)
1667 Earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia) on August - 27.
1667 Adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33 on August - 27.