Historical Events In July - 27
Wednesday, 29 November 2023
1667 Jean Bernoulli, mathematician on July - 27.
1675 On July - 27 henri de La Tour d'Auvergne Vicomte de Turenne, gen (France), dies
1689 Jacobite Scottish Highlanders defeat royal force at Killiecrankie on July - 27.
1689 On this day in history battle of Killicrankie, Viscount Dundee defeats Whig General MacKay
1689 John Graham, of Claverhouse, 1st viscount Dundee/soldier, killed, dies on July - 27.
1694 On July - 27 bank of England chartered
1694 Parliament creates The Bank of England on this day in history.
1694 On July - 27 the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
1694 On this day in history bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
1713 Russia & Turkey sign peace treaty on July - 27.
1714 Battle at Hango (Hangut): Russians beat Swedish fleet on July - 27.
1720 The second important victory of the Russian Navy on this day in history.
1720 On July - 27 johann Samuel Welter, composer, dies at 69
1734 Jakob Zupan, composer on this day in history.
1741 Francois-Hippolyte Barthelemon, composer on this day in history.
1752 On this day in history samuel Smith, American politician
1759 Pierre-Louis Moreau de Maupertuis, biologist/astronomer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1768 On this day in history charlotte Corday d'Armont, murdered Jean-Paul Marat in bath
1777 Thomas Campbell, poet (Hohenlinden, Battle of the Baltic) on July - 27.
1777 William Hayes, composer, dies at 69 on July - 27.
1781 On this day in history mauro Giuseppe Sergio Pantaleo Giuliani, composer
1783 Johann Philipp Kirnberger, German music theroist/violist, dies at 62 on July - 27.
1784 On this day in history andre-Georges-Louis Onslow, English/French composer (chamber music)
1789 On this day in history congress establishes the Department of Foreign Affairs, later to become the U.S. Department of State.
1789 On this day in history congress establishes Dept of Foreign Affairs (State dept)
1794 Coup of thermidor/fall of Robespierre in Paris on July - 27.
1795 Spain & France sign peace treaty on this day in history.
1801 George Biddle Airy, 7th Astronomer Royal on this day in history.
1802 On this day in history benedikt Randhartinger, composer
1809 Sir Arthur Wellesley has defeated the Spanish king Joseph Bonaparte at Talavera de la Reina and been made duke of Wellington for his triumph on July - 27.
1809 On July - 27 battle at Talavera: British/Spanish army vs French army
1811 On this day in history miguel Hidalgo y Castilla, Mexican priest/freedom fighter, executed
1812 Thomas Lanier Clingman, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1897 on July - 27.
1816 On this day in history fort Blount on Apalachicola Bay Fla, attacked by US Troops