Historical Events In August - 27
Friday, 15 February 2019
0542 On August - 27 saint Caesarius of Arles
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 this day in history.
1208 On this day in history irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
1232 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation on this day in history.
1471 On this day in history george von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia
1521 Josquin Des Prez, composer, dies on this day in history.
1522 Giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75 on August - 27.
1545 On August - 27 alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
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 this day in history.
1572 Claude Goudimel, French composer on August - 27.
1576 On August - 27 titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 On this day in history titian, Italian artist
1583 Simon Besler, composer on August - 27.
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 On this day in history olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world
1608 Hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66 on August - 27.
1610 Polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1628 On August - 27 java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia
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 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 on August - 27.
1650 Johann Samuel Welter, composer on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history 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 On this day in history adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33