Historical Events In March - 27
Thursday, 22 August 2019
0710 On this day in history 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 Al-Hallaj al-Mughith-al-Hsayn Mansur, Persian mystic, beheaded at 64 on this day in history.
0965 On March - 27 arnulf I, the Elder/the Great, count of Flanders (918-65), dies
0973 Herman, Duke of Saxony on this day in history.
1309 Pope Clement V excommunicates Venice and all its population on this day in history.
1329 On this day in history pope John XXII issues his 'In Agro Dominico' condemning some writings of Meister Eckhart as heretical.
1378 On March - 27 gregory XI, [Pierre R the Beaufort], last French Pope (1370-78), dies
1416 On this day in history antonio Squarcialupi, composer
1472 On this day in history 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 On this day in history spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León sights Florida
1513 On March - 27 spaniard Juan Ponce de Leon discovers Florida
1554 On this day in history everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer
1555 On March - 27 william Hunter, Protestant martyr
1599 Robert Devereux becomes Lieutenant-General of Ireland on March - 27.
1599 On this day in history robert Devereux becomes lt-general of Ireland
1613 On March - 27 the first English child born in Canada at Cuper's Cove, Newfoundland to Nicholas Guy.
1614 On March - 27 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 On March - 27 charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends to throne
1625 On March - 27 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 On March - 27 benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau)
1668 On this day in history clemens Thieme, composer, dies at 36
1668 English King Charles II gives Bombay to East India Company on March - 27.
1679 Abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1701 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 on March - 27.
1702 Johann Ernst Eberlin, composer on this day in history.
1708 English pretender to the throne James III flees on March - 27.
1708 English pretender to the throne James III flees to Dunkerk on this day in history.
1709 On this day in history dike at Hardinxveld breaks (Alblasserwaard flooded)
1710 Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer on March - 27.
1713 Spain losses Menorca & Gibraltar on March - 27.