Historical Events In March - 27
Monday, 18 February 2019
0710 On March - 27 rupert of Salzburg
0922 The Persian mystic Al-Hallaj (abu al-Mughith-al-Hsayn ibn Mansur), 64, is sentenced to death for heresy after a long trial and is flogged, mutilated, and beheaded March 27 at Baghdad He has supported reform of the caliphate and been seen as a rabble-rouser on this day in history.
0922 On March - 27 al-Hallaj al-Mughith-al-Hsayn Mansur, Persian mystic, beheaded at 64
0965 Arnulf I, the Elder/the Great, count of Flanders (918-65), dies on March - 27.
0973 Herman, Duke of Saxony on March - 27.
1309 Pope Clement V excommunicates Venice and all its population on this day in history.
1329 On March - 27 pope John XXII issues his 'In Agro Dominico' condemning some writings of Meister Eckhart as heretical.
1378 On this day in history gregory XI, [Pierre R the Beaufort], last French Pope (1370-78), dies
1416 On March - 27 antonio Squarcialupi, composer
1472 On March - 27 janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37
1482 On this day in history maria, duchess of Burgundy/countess of Holland, dies at 25
1513 Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León sights Florida on this day in history.
1513 On March - 27 spaniard Juan Ponce de Leon discovers Florida
1554 On March - 27 everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer
1555 William Hunter, Protestant martyr on March - 27.
1599 Robert Devereux becomes Lieutenant-General of Ireland on March - 27.
1599 Robert Devereux becomes lt-general of Ireland on March - 27.
1613 The first English child born in Canada at Cuper's Cove, Newfoundland to Nicholas Guy on this day in history.
1614 Port Royal Nova Scotia Jean de Biencourt, Baron de Poutrincourt 1557-1615 rescues starving survivors of Port Royal and takes them back to France on this day in history.
1625 On this day in history charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends to throne
1625 On this day in history charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends English throne
1625 James I Stuart, king of Scotland (1567)/England (1603-25), dies at 58 on March - 27.
1642 The sixth Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Joseph takes office on this day in history.
1665 Benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau) on March - 27.
1668 On this day in history clemens Thieme, composer, dies at 36
1668 English King Charles II gives Bombay to East India Company on this day in history.
1679 Abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38 on March - 27.
1701 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 on March - 27.
1702 On this day in history johann Ernst Eberlin, composer
1708 English pretender to the throne James III flees on March - 27.
1708 On March - 27 english pretender to the throne James III flees to Dunkerk
1709 Dike at Hardinxveld breaks (Alblasserwaard flooded) on this day in history.
1710 Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer on March - 27.
1713 Spain losses Menorca & Gibraltar on this day in history.