Historical Events In August - 27
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
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 this day in history pope Eugene II
1208 On August - 27 irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
1232 On this day in history kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on this day in history.
1521 Josquin Des Prez, composer, dies on August - 27.
1522 On this day in history giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75
1545 On August - 27 alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
1549 Battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army on this day in history.
1562 On August - 27 hans Leo Hassler, composer
1569 On August - 27 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 this day in history.
1577 On August - 27 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 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 August - 27.
1610 On August - 27 polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia
1611 On August - 27 tomés 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 Maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter on this day in history.
1634 On August - 27 battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomia
1635 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 on August - 27.
1650 On August - 27 johann Samuel Welter, composer
1651 On this day in history jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43
1665 On this day in history "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
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 Adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33 on this day in history.