Historical Events In January - 27
Friday, 13 December 2019
0098 Trajan becomes Roman Emperor after the death of Nerva on this day in history.
0098 On January - 27 marius Cocceius Nerva, emperor of Rome (96-98), dies at about 67
0661 On January - 27 rashidun Caliphate ended with death of Ali.
0672 On this day in history st Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0672 On this day in history vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies
0847 On this day in history sergius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0847 Sergius II, pope (844-47), dies on this day in history.
1142 Wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei on January - 27.
1164 Abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies on this day in history.
1186 Henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, weds Constance of Sicily on this day in history.
1302 Dante becomes a Florentine political exile on this day in history.
1343 Pope Clement VI issues the Bull Unigenitus on January - 27.
1538 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on this day in history.
1540 Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies on January - 27.
1546 On January - 27 joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg)
1556 On this day in history willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies
1556 Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) on January - 27.
1565 Robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies on this day in history.
1592 Pierre de La Barre, composer on January - 27.
1593 On January - 27 vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
1612 Maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77 on this day in history.
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 Gonzalo de CĂ©spedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist on January - 27.
1662 First American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) on January - 27.
1662 On January - 27 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
1662 Richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist on January - 27.
1669 On January - 27 gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87
1671 On this day in history pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1679 Jean-Francois de Troy, French painter on this day in history.
1695 On January - 27 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 January - 27.
1701 On this day in history johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
1710 On January - 27 czar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget