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 This day in History - September 27
418 Historic Events for September 27
70

Walls of upper city of Jerusalem battered down by Romans

Event
1259

Ezzeline III da Romano, gentleman of Verona/"cruel monster", dies

Death
1290

Earthquake in Gulf of Chili China, reportedly kills 100,000

Event
1312

Duke John II of Brabant ends Charter of Kortenberg

Event
1404

William of Wykeham, chancellor/Bishop of Winchester, dies

Death
1509

Storm ravages Flemish/Dutch/Friese coast, 1000s killed

Event
1540

Society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola

Event
1540

Pope Paul III recognizes Society of Jesus/Order of the Jesuits

Event
1566

Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies

Death
1590

Urban VII, [Giambattista Castagna], Italian Pope (1590), dies

Death
1600

John Galle, Flemish engraver/printer, baptised

Birth
1601

Louis XIII, king of France (1610-43)

Birth
1612

Piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76

Death
1617

Johan Earnest count of Nassau-Siegen, dies

Death
1618

Jacob Alting, Dutch ori‰ntalist/theologist

Birth
1637

Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer

Birth
1641

Fran‡ois van d'aerssen, mister of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69

Death
1651

Maximilian I, duke/ruler of Bayern (Codex Maximilianus), dies at 78

Death
1657

Sophia, regent of Russia (1682-89)

Birth
1660

St Vincent de Paul, Vincentian Cong founder, dies

Death
1674

Robert Arnauld d'andilly, French literary/financier/translator, dies

Death
1674

Thomas Traherne, English poet/mystic (Roman Forgeries), dies

Death
1677

Giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, composer

Birth
1694

Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink and 3,000 die

Event
1696

Alfonsus M de' Liguori, Ital theologist/bishop/religious order founder

Birth