Historical Events In December - 27
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
0418 On this day in history [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0418 On December - 27 zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies
0537 On this day in history st Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on December - 27.
1065 Ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies on this day in history.
1381 Edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician on December - 27.
1437 On December - 27 albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Bohemia
1503 Battle at Garigliano] Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France on this day in history.
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 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist on this day in history.
1571 The birth of Johannes Kepler, German astronomer who stated that planets circle the Sun on December - 27.
1590 Emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33 on December - 27.
1595 On December - 27 pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 Thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1631 On this day in history john Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47
1641 On December - 27 francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69
1645 On this day in history giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized
1654 On December - 27 jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician
1657 The Flushing Remonstrance is signed on this day in history.
1679 Dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java on this day in history.
1703 England & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement on December - 27.
1709 Pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague) on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher
1741 Prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia on this day in history.
1748 On December - 27 william Marshall, composer
1752 On December - 27 johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer
1755 On this day in history antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36)
1761 Michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War on this day in history.
1773 George Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics on this day in history.
1800 On December - 27 john Goss, composer
1801 On this day in history guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49)
1802 Thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter on this day in history.