Historical Events In August - 27
Tuesday, 07 July 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 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 August - 27.
1471 On this day in history george von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia
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 this day in history alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
1549 On this day in history battle at Dussindale: John Dudley destroys English boer army
1562 Hans Leo Hassler, composer on this day in history.
1569 Pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane on August - 27.
1572 On August - 27 claude Goudimel, French composer
1576 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague on this day in history.
1577 On this day in history titian, Italian artist
1583 Simon Besler, composer on August - 27.
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 On this day in history hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1610 Polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia on this day in history.
1611 On this day in history tomĂ©s L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1619 Monarch Frederik van Palts chosen king of Bohemia on August - 27.
1626 On August - 27 battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
1628 On this day in history java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia
1630 Maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter on August - 27.
1634 On August - 27 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 August - 27.
1651 On August - 27 jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43
1665 On August - 27 "Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
1666 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89) on August - 27.
1667 On August - 27 earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
1667 On August - 27 adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33