Historical Events In August - 27
Monday, 19 August 2019
0542 Saint Caesarius of Arles on August - 27.
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 On August - 27 pope Eugene II
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 August - 27.
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 Battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army on this day in history.
1562 On this day in history hans Leo Hassler, composer
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 August - 27.
1577 Titian, Italian artist on August - 27.
1583 On August - 27 simon Besler, composer
1585 On this day in history duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp
1590 On August - 27 sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68
1601 On August - 27 olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world
1608 On August - 27 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 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 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 On August - 27 lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72
1650 Johann Samuel Welter, composer on August - 27.
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 this day in history.
1666 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89) on this day in history.
1667 On this day in history earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On this day in history adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33