Historical Events In August - 27
Thursday, 12 December 2019
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 On this day in history irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
1232 On August - 27 kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on August - 27.
1521 On August - 27 josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
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 Battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army on August - 27.
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 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 August - 27 simon Besler, composer
1585 Duke van Parma's troops occupy Antwerp on August - 27.
1590 Sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68 on August - 27.
1601 Olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world on this day in history.
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 TomĂ©s L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on August - 27.
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.
1626 On this day in history battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
1628 Java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia on this day in history.
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 On August - 27 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 On this day in history ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89)
1667 On August - 27 earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On this day in history adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33