Historical Events In January - 27
Monday, 06 April 2020
0098 Trajan becomes Roman Emperor after the death of Nerva on January - 27.
0098 Marius Cocceius Nerva, emperor of Rome (96-98), dies at about 67 on January - 27.
0661 Rashidun Caliphate ended with death of Ali on January - 27.
0672 St Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0672 On January - 27 vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies
0847 On January - 27 sergius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0847 On January - 27 sergius II, pope (844-47), dies
1142 On January - 27 wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei.
1164 Abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies on January - 27.
1186 Henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, weds Constance of Sicily on January - 27.
1302 On January - 27 dante becomes a Florentine political exile
1343 On January - 27 pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus.
1538 On this day in history states of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
1540 On this day in history angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies
1546 On January - 27 joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg)
1556 Willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies on January - 27.
1556 Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) on this day in history.
1565 On this day in history robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies
1592 On this day in history pierre de La Barre, composer
1593 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno on January - 27.
1612 On January - 27 maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
1625 Adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
1629 On January - 27 hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68
1638 On January - 27 gonzalo de CĂ©spedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist
1662 First American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) on this day in history.
1662 On January - 27 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
1662 On this day in history richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist
1669 Gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1671 Pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City on January - 27.
1679 Jean-Francois de Troy, French painter on January - 27.
1695 On this day in history mustafa II becomes the Ottoman sultan in Istanbul on the death of Ahmed II. Mustafa rules until his death in 1703.
1699 William Temple, statesman, dies on this day in history.
1701 Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop) on January - 27.
1710 Czar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget on January - 27.