Historical Events In August - 27
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0542 Saint Caesarius of Arles on August - 27.
0663 On this day in history 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.
0827 Pope Eugene II on August - 27.
1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on August - 27.
1232 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation on August - 27.
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on August - 27.
1521 Josquin Des Prez, composer, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1549 Battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army on this day in history.
1562 Hans Leo Hassler, composer on August - 27.
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 On August - 27 titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 Titian, Italian artist on this day in history.
1583 On this day in history simon Besler, composer
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on August - 27.
1590 On August - 27 sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68
1601 Olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world on this day in history.
1608 Hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1610 On this day in history polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia
1611 On August - 27 tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.
1626 On August - 27 battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
1628 Java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia on this day in history.
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 Johann Samuel Welter, composer on August - 27.
1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
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 Earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia) on August - 27.
1667 On August - 27 adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33