Historical Events In August - 27
Saturday, 23 October 2021
0542 On this day in history 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 Pope Eugene II on this day in history.
1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on August - 27.
1232 On August - 27 kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation
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 August - 27 giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75
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 On August - 27 hans Leo Hassler, composer
1569 On this day in history pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane
1572 Claude Goudimel, French composer on August - 27.
1576 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague on August - 27.
1577 On this day in history titian, Italian artist
1583 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
1585 On this day in history duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp
1590 Sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68 on August - 27.
1601 Olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world on this day in history.
1608 On this day in history hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1610 Polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia on this day in history.
1611 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on August - 27.
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.
1626 On this day in history battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
1628 On this day in history 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 August - 27.
1635 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1650 Johann Samuel Welter, composer on this day in history.
1651 On August - 27 jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43
1665 On August - 27 "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
1666 On this day in history ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89)
1667 On August - 27 earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On August - 27 adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33