Historical Events In December - 27
Monday, 19 August 2019
0418 [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0418 On this day in history zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies
0537 St Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated on December - 27.
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on December - 27.
1065 On December - 27 ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies
1381 Edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician on this day in history.
1437 On this day in history albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Bohemia
1503 On December - 27 battle at Garigliano] Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1512 On this day in history the Spanish Crown issues the Laws of Burgos, governing the conduct of settlers with regards to native Indians in the New World.
1521 On this day in history "Zwickauer profeten" appear in Wittenberg
1555 On this day in history johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist
1571 The birth of Johannes Kepler, German astronomer who stated that planets circle the Sun on this day in history.
1590 Emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33 on December - 27.
1595 On this day in history pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 On December - 27 thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68
1610 Paris France, Hélène Boulle de Champlain, age 12, signs marriage contract with 40 year old Samuel de Champlain; daughter of a wealthy secretary to Louis XIII on December - 27.
1631 John Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47 on this day in history.
1641 Francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69 on December - 27.
1645 On December - 27 giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized
1654 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician on December - 27.
1657 On this day in history the Flushing Remonstrance is signed.
1679 Dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java on December - 27.
1703 England & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement on December - 27.
1709 On this day in history pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague)
1721 Franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher on December - 27.
1741 Prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia on this day in history.
1748 William Marshall, composer on December - 27.
1752 Johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer on this day in history.
1755 On December - 27 antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36)
1761 Michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War on December - 27.
1773 On this day in history george Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics
1800 On December - 27 john Goss, composer
1801 Guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49) on December - 27.
1802 On this day in history thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter