Historical Events In August - 27
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
0542 On August - 27 saint Caesarius of Arles
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 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation on this day in history.
1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Frisia on August - 27.
1521 On August - 27 josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
1522 On August - 27 giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75
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 On August - 27 hans Leo Hassler, composer
1569 On August - 27 pope Pius names Cosimo I de' Medici, grand duke of Toscane
1572 Claude Goudimel, French composer on this day in history.
1576 On this day in history titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 On August - 27 titian, Italian artist
1583 Simon Besler, composer on August - 27.
1585 On August - 27 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 Hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1610 Polish King Wladyslaw crowned king of Russia on August - 27.
1611 On this day in history tomĂ©s 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 August - 27.
1628 Java sultan Agung van Mataram attacks Batavia on this day in history.
1630 Maria van Oosterwijck, Dutch flower painter on this day in history.
1634 On August - 27 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 On this day in history johann Samuel Welter, composer
1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
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 Adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33 on this day in history.