Historical Events In August - 27
Thursday, 01 October 2020
0542 Saint Caesarius of Arles on this day in history.
0663 On August - 27 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 On this day in history pope Eugene II
1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies on this day in history.
1232 On August - 27 kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on this day in history.
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 Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat on this day in history.
1549 On August - 27 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 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague on this day in history.
1577 On August - 27 titian, Italian artist
1583 On this day in history simon Besler, composer
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on this day in history.
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 August - 27.
1608 On August - 27 hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1610 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1628 Java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia on August - 27.
1630 On August - 27 maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter
1634 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43 on August - 27.
1665 "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va) on this day in history.
1666 On August - 27 ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89)
1667 Earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia) on this day in history.
1667 On this day in history adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33