|Centuries:||17th century - 18th century - 19th century|
|Decades:|| 1690s 1700s 1710s - 1720s - 1730s 1740s 1750s
|Years:||1724 1725 1726 - 1727 - 1728 1729 1730|
|1727 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature (Poetry) – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Marriages|
Year 1727 (MDCCXXVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar).
Events of 1727[edit | edit source]
January - June[edit | edit source]
- June 11 - George, Prince of Wales becomes King George II of Great Britain.
- June 27 - Uxbridge is incorporated as a Town.
July - December[edit | edit source]
- September 8 - A barn fire during a puppet show in the village of Burwell in Cambs kills 78 people, many of whom are children.
- November 18 - Earthquake in Tazriz, Persia: about 77,000 dead.
Undated[edit | edit source]
- 1727 to 1800 - Lt. Col. Francisco de Melo Palheta smuggles coffee seeds to Brazil in a bouquet starting a coffee empire.
- Last execution for witchcraft in Scotland.
- The first Amish move to America.
- The Royal Bank of Scotland is founded by royal charter in Edinburgh.
- Catholic Charities is founded in New Orleans, USA, by the French Ursuline Sisters.
Births[edit | edit source]
|Gregorian calendar||1727 |
|Ab urbe condita||2480|
|Armenian calendar||1176 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-117 – -116|
|Coptic calendar||1443 – 1444|
|Ethiopian calendar||1719 – 1720|
|Hebrew calendar||5487 – 5488|
|- Vikram Samvat||1782 – 1783|
|- Shaka Samvat||1649 – 1650|
|- Kali Yuga||4828 – 4829|
|Iranian calendar||1105 – 1106|
|Islamic calendar||1139 – 1140|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2387|
|Thai solar calendar||2270|
- January 2 - James Wolfe, British general (died 1759)
- May 10 - Anne Robert Turgot, French statesman (died 1781)
- May 14 - Thomas Gainsborough, English artist (died 1788)
- November 26 - Artemas Ward, American Major General (died 1800)
- December 6 - Johann Gottfried Zinn (died 1757)
- December 27 - Arthur Murphy, Irish writer (died 1805)
- See also 1727 births.
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- February 22 - Francesco Gasparini, Italian composer (born 1661)
- March 31 - Sir Isaac Newton, British scientist (born 1642)
- May 17 - Empress Catherine I of Russia (born 1684)
- June 8 - August Hermann Francke, German Protestant minister (born 1663)
- June 11 - King George I of Great Britain (born 1660)
- July 23 - Simon Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain (born c.1660)
- August 4 - Victor-Maurice, French general (born 1647)
- August 14 - William Croft, English composer (born 1678)
- September 7 - Glückel of Hameln, German businesswoman and diarist (born 1647)
- September 25 - Jakob Abbadie, Swiss Protestant preacher (born c.1654)
- November 10 - Alphonse de Tonty, French explorer and American settler (born 1659)
People of the year 1727 at Familypedia
84 people were born in 1727
33 children were born to the 34 women born in 1727
123 people died in 1727
5450 people lived in 1727
Events of the year 1727 at Familypedia
85 people were married in 1727.
There were 0 military battles in 1727.
- See also 1727 deaths.
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