Historical Events In August - 27
Saturday, 23 January 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 August - 27.
1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on this day in history.
1232 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation on August - 27.
1471 On this day in history george von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia
1521 On this day in history josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
1522 On August - 27 giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75
1545 Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat on August - 27.
1549 On this day in history battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army
1562 Hans Leo Hassler, composer on August - 27.
1569 Pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane on August - 27.
1572 Claude Goudimel, French composer on this day in history.
1576 On August - 27 titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 Titian, Italian artist on August - 27.
1583 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on August - 27.
1590 Sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 August - 27 polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia
1611 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on this day in history.
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on August - 27.
1626 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV on August - 27.
1628 On this day in history java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia
1630 Maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter on August - 27.
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 On August - 27 johann Samuel Welter, composer
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 August - 27.
1666 On this day in history 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.