Historical Events In December - 27
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
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 On this day in history st Sofia-church in Constantinople, initiated
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on this day in history.
1065 On December - 27 ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies
1381 On this day in history edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician
1437 Albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Bohemia on this day in history.
1503 On this day in history battle at Garigliano] Spanish army under G Cordoba beats France
1512 On December - 27 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 On this day in history emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33
1595 Pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63 on December - 27.
1603 On this day in history thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68
1610 On December - 27 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
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 this day in history.
1645 Giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized on December - 27.
1654 On this day in history jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician
1657 The Flushing Remonstrance is signed on this day in history.
1679 On December - 27 dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java
1703 On this day in history england & Portugal sign Methuen-Asiento-trade agreement
1709 On this day in history pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague)
1721 Franciscus "French" Hemsterhuis, Frisian philosopher on this day in history.
1741 On December - 27 prussian forces took Olmutz, Czechoslovakia
1748 On December - 27 william Marshall, composer
1752 Johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer on December - 27.
1755 On this day in history antons Klemens Theodor, king of Saksen (1827-36)
1761 On this day in history michael A Barclay de Tolly, Scot/Russ minister of War
1773 On December - 27 george Cayley, England, found science of aerodynamics
1800 John Goss, composer on this day in history.
1801 On this day in history guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49)
1802 On December - 27 thomas Fearnley, Norway, landscape painter