Historical Events In March - 27
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
0710 Rupert of Salzburg on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history herman, Duke of Saxony
1309 Pope Clement V excommunicates Venice and all its population on March - 27.
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 March - 27.
1416 Antonio Squarcialupi, composer on this day in history.
1472 Janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1482 Maria, duchess of Burgundy/countess of Holland, dies at 25 on March - 27.
1513 Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León sights Florida on March - 27.
1513 Spaniard Juan Ponce de Leon discovers Florida on this day in history.
1554 Everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer on March - 27.
1555 On March - 27 william Hunter, Protestant martyr
1599 On March - 27 robert Devereux becomes Lieutenant-General of Ireland
1599 On this day in history robert Devereux becomes lt-general of Ireland
1613 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history james I Stuart, king of Scotland (1567)/England (1603-25), dies at 58
1642 On this day in history the sixth Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Joseph takes office.
1665 On this day in history benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau)
1668 On this day in history clemens Thieme, composer, dies at 36
1668 On March - 27 english King Charles II gives Bombay to East India Company
1679 On March - 27 abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38
1701 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1702 Johann Ernst Eberlin, composer on March - 27.
1708 On March - 27 english pretender to the throne James III flees
1708 On March - 27 english pretender to the throne James III flees to Dunkerk
1709 On this day in history dike at Hardinxveld breaks (Alblasserwaard flooded)
1710 On March - 27 joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer
1713 Spain losses Menorca & Gibraltar on this day in history.