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 This day in History - November 27
379 Historic Events for November 27
399

St Anastasius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
450

Galla Placidia, daughter of Byzant emperor Constantius III, dies at 58

Death
511

Clovis, 1st King of France, dies at about 45

Death
640

Acharius, bishop of Noyon/saint, dies

Death
1026

Adalbert II, bishop of Utrecht (1010-26), dies

Death
1095

Pope Urban II preaches 1st Crusade

Event
1237

Battle of Cortenuova: Emperor Frederik II vs Lombardische steden

Event
1382

Philip Van Artevelde, Flemish commander-in-chief, dies in battle at 42

Death
1382

Battle of Westrozebeke (French army beats Flemings-1,000s die)

Event
1474

Guillaume Dufay, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 74

Death
1495

Scottish king James IV receives bedrieger Perkin Warbeck

Event
1544

Ascanio Trombeti, composer

Birth
1563

Robbert Robbertsz, (le Canu), nautical expert

Birth
1569

Ottavio Vernizzi, composer

Birth
1582

William Shakespeare marries Anne Hathaway

Event
1587

Dutch County Groningen flood by dike break

Event
1588

Valerius Andreas, [Walter Driessens], Flemish historian

Birth
1595

Alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect

Birth
1627

Louise Henri‰tte, [Mlle d'Orange], daughter of Frederik Henry

Birth
1632

John Eliot, English parliament leader/author (In Jail), dies at 40

Death
1635

Fran‡oise d'Aubign‚, wife of King Louis XIV

Birth
1648

Peter Codde, RC apostole vicar (1688-1704)

Birth
1668

Henri F d'Aguesseau, chancellor of France (1717..50)

Birth
1673

Anthonie Palamedesz, painter, dies at about 72

Death
1680

Athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (lantern), dies

Death