Historical Events In March - 27
Saturday, 17 April 2021
0710 Rupert of Salzburg on this day in history.
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 March - 27.
0922 On March - 27 al-Hallaj al-Mughith-al-Hsayn Mansur, Persian mystic, beheaded at 64
0965 On March - 27 arnulf I, the Elder/the Great, count of Flanders (918-65), dies
0973 Herman, Duke of Saxony on March - 27.
1309 Pope Clement V excommunicates Venice and all its population on this day in history.
1329 Pope John XXII issues his 'In Agro Dominico' condemning some writings of Meister Eckhart as heretical on March - 27.
1378 Gregory XI, [Pierre R the Beaufort], last French Pope (1370-78), dies on this day in history.
1416 Antonio Squarcialupi, composer on this day in history.
1472 Janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37 on March - 27.
1482 Maria, duchess of Burgundy/countess of Holland, dies at 25 on March - 27.
1513 Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León sights Florida on this day in history.
1513 Spaniard Juan Ponce de Leon discovers Florida on March - 27.
1554 On March - 27 everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer
1555 On March - 27 william Hunter, Protestant martyr
1599 Robert Devereux becomes Lieutenant-General of Ireland on this day in history.
1599 On March - 27 robert Devereux becomes lt-general of Ireland
1613 The first English child born in Canada at Cuper's Cove, Newfoundland to Nicholas Guy on this day in history.
1614 On this day in history port Royal Nova Scotia Jean de Biencourt, Baron de Poutrincourt 1557-1615 rescues starving survivors of Port Royal and takes them back to France
1625 Charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends to throne on March - 27.
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 this day in history.
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 Clemens Thieme, composer, dies at 36 on March - 27.
1668 On this day in history english King Charles II gives Bombay to East India Company
1679 On this day in history abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38
1701 On March - 27 anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58
1702 On this day in history johann Ernst Eberlin, composer
1708 On this day in history english pretender to the throne James III flees
1708 English pretender to the throne James III flees to Dunkerk on March - 27.
1709 Dike at Hardinxveld breaks (Alblasserwaard flooded) on March - 27.
1710 On this day in history joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer
1713 Spain losses Menorca & Gibraltar on this day in history.