Historical Events In March - 27
Tuesday, 18 February 2020
0710 On March - 27 rupert of Salzburg
0922 On March - 27 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
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 On March - 27 herman, Duke of Saxony
1309 On March - 27 pope Clement V excommunicates Venice and all its population.
1329 Pope John XXII issues his 'In Agro Dominico' condemning some writings of Meister Eckhart as heretical on this day in history.
1378 Gregory XI, [Pierre R the Beaufort], last French Pope (1370-78), dies on this day in history.
1416 On March - 27 antonio Squarcialupi, composer
1472 Janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1482 On this day in history maria, duchess of Burgundy/countess of Holland, dies at 25
1513 On March - 27 spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León sights Florida
1513 On March - 27 spaniard Juan Ponce de Leon discovers Florida
1554 Everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
1555 William Hunter, Protestant martyr on March - 27.
1599 Robert Devereux becomes Lieutenant-General of Ireland on this day in history.
1599 On this day in history 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 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 Charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends to throne on March - 27.
1625 Charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends English throne on this day in history.
1625 James I Stuart, king of Scotland (1567)/England (1603-25), dies at 58 on this day in history.
1642 On March - 27 the sixth Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Joseph takes office.
1665 Benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau) on this day in history.
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 On March - 27 anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58
1702 Johann Ernst Eberlin, composer on March - 27.
1708 On March - 27 english pretender to the throne James III flees
1708 English pretender to the throne James III flees to Dunkerk on March - 27.
1709 On this day in history dike at Hardinxveld breaks (Alblasserwaard flooded)
1710 On this day in history joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer
1713 On this day in history spain losses Menorca & Gibraltar