Events in year of 1727

  • 04-06Denmark signs Covenant of Hannover
  • 05-07Jews are expelled from Ukraine by Empress Catherine I of Russia
  • 05-29Peter II Aleksei (11) becomes Czar of Russia
  • 05-31France, England and Netherlands sign accord of Paris
  • 06-13Spain underwrites Preliminairy of Paris
  • 07-17Simon van Slingelandt appointed Dutch pension advisor
  • 10-21Russian and Chinese accord to correct boundaries
  • 10-29Severe earthquake in New England
  • 11-12France and Bavaria renew secret treaty
  • 11-15New York General assembly permits Jews to omit phrase "upon the faith of a Christian" from abjuration oath

People born in year of 1727

  • 01-11Franz Sebastian Haindl: Composer
  • 01-13Johann Christoph Schmugel: Composer
  • 01-22Claude-Benigne Balbastre: Composer
  • 03-14Johann Gottlieb Goldberg: Composer
  • 03-28Maximilian III Jozef: Elector of Bayern (1745-77)
  • 03-30Tommaso MFS Traetta: Italian opera composer / band leader (Farnace)
  • 04-03Philippe-Lambert-Joseph Spruyt: Flemish painter / engraver
  • 04-05Pasquale Ankossi: Composer
  • 04-07Henri Hardouin: Composer
  • 04-12Gaspare Gabellone: Composer
  • 05-10Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot: French Minister of Finance (17.. -76)
  • 05-14Thomas Gainsborough: English painter (Blue Boy), baptized
  • 08-15Johann Georg Holzbogen: Composer
  • 08-23Friedrich Hartmann Graf: Composer
  • 09-29Henry Harington: Composer
  • 10-09Johann Wilhelm Hertel: Composer
  • 12-22William Ellery: US attorney / signer (Declaration of Independence)

People died in year of 1727

  • 01-20John van Bylevelt: Catholic apostole
  • 02-22Francesco Gasparini: Composer, dies at 58
  • 03-20Issac Newton: English physicist / astronomer, dies in London at 84
  • 05-02Paul Aler: French Jesuit / Poet (Gradus ad Parnassum), dies at 70
  • 05-06Catharina I: Latvia tsarina of Russia, dies at about 42
  • 05-17Catherine I: Empress of Russia (1725-27)
  • 06-10George Ludwig: German Monarch of Hannover / King of England, dies at 67
  • 06-14Cornelis Cruys: Norwegian / Dutch Admiral, dies at 70
  • 07-30Franz Weichlein: Composer, dies at 67
  • 08-06Francois Valentijn: Vicar / writer, dies at 61
  • 08-09Johann Philipp Treiber: Composer, dies at 52
  • 08-14William Croft: Composer, dies at 48
  • 09-25Jacques Abbadie: French theologist, dies at about 73
  • 12-01Johann Heinrich Buttstett: Composer, dies at 61

Events in year of 1728

  • 03-06Spain and England sign (1st) Convention of Pardo
  • 12-23Prussian Emperor Karel VI sign Treaty of Berlin

People born in year of 1728

  • 01-02Louis Barbiano de Belgioioso: Austrian count / diplomat in Belgium
  • 01-06Charles-Joseph-Balthazar Sohier: Composer
  • 01-06Domingos dos Reis Quita: Portuguese playwright / poet
  • 01-09Thomas Warton: Poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy)
  • 01-17Johann Gottfried Muthel: Composer
  • 02-10Peter III Feodorovich: German / Russian Czar of Russia (1761-62)
  • 02-21Peter III: Kiel, Germany -- Russian tsar (1762) / husband of Catherine
  • 02-29Robert Bage: English writer (Criticism by Peter Faulkner)
  • 03-19Pieter-Jozef Verhaghen: Flemish (court)painter
  • 03-20Franciscus L Kersteman: Dutch lawyer / astrologist
  • 03-22Anton Raphael Mengs: German writer / neo-classic painter
  • 03-22Giacomo Insanguine: Composer
  • 04-02Franz Asplmayr: Composer
  • 04-16Joseph Zwart: Scottish chemist / physicist
  • 04-19Francisco Albergati Capacelli: Italian playwright
  • 04-23Samuel Wallis: Explorer (Wallis Island)
  • 06-15Pietro Alessandro Pavona: Composer
  • 07-03Robert Adam: Architect / designer (Adelphi Terrace, London)
  • 07-16Henri Moreau: Composer
  • 09-21Louis Emmanuel Eadin: Composer
  • 10-07Caesar Rodney: Delaware, United States -- Judge / signer (Declaration of Independence)
  • 10-27James Cook: Scotland, United Kingdom -- Captain / explorer (discovered Sandwich Islands)
  • 12-02Ferdinando Galiani: Italian economist / philosopher / diplomat
  • 12-08Johann G von Zimmermann: Switzerland -- Author
  • 12-09Pietro Alessandro Guglieli: Composer
  • 12-21Hermann Friedrich Raupach: Composer
  • 12-22Charles Frederick: Baden -- Liberal ruler of Baden
  • 12-25Johann Adam Hiller: Composer

People died in year of 1728

  • 02-12Agostino Steffani: Italian / German diplomat / composer, dies at 73
  • 03-08Gian M Crescimbeni: Italian literary / critic (Arcadia), dies at 64
  • 04-13Johann Christoph Schmidt: Composer, dies at 63
  • 04-23Tomas de Torrejon y Velasco: Composer, dies at 83
  • 04-25John Woodward: Geologist / physician
  • 07-26John Friend: Physician / politician
  • 08-12Henricus Zwaardecroon: Governor-General of the Netherlands Indies, dies at 61
  • 08-15Marin Marias: Composer, dies at 72
  • 10-08Anne Danican Philidor: French composer, dies at 47
  • 11-21Fjodor M graaf Apraksin: Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57