Category Archives: AD 1927

Today in HisStory – February 23

Polycarp, the last church leader personally taught by the apostles whose mentor was John the Apostle, was burned at the stake. (155 AD) The Great Persecution by Roman Emperor Diocletian began when Christians were dragged off and tortured to death, employing … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 18

Mongolian Emperor Kublai Khan died. (1294) Hernán Cortés left Cuba for the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico with 11 ships and 500 men. (1519) Martin Luther died. (1546) Sculptor Michelangelo died. At the end, he asked his friends only to remember the death … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 24

Claudius succeeded his nephew Caligula as Roman Emperor after Caligula’s assassination by Praetorian Guards. (41 AD) Belgium issued a mandate against the Mennonites because of their Anabaptist beliefs. (1539) Jonas Michaelius sailed for the New Netherlands, now the state of … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 7

Lucian, Presbyter of Antioch, was tried and executed for his faith. (312 AD) Athanasius, a bishop of Alexandria, listed and arranged the books of the New Testament in a way that is still used today. He is more famous for … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 1

New Year’s Day was celebrated on January first for the first time in history as the Julian Calendar went into effect. (45 BC) Origin of Christian Era started on the first day in AD. (1 AD) St. Basil died. He … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 30

John Wycliffe, Bible scholar and translator, died. (1384) Wearing masks at balls was forbidden in Boston. (1809) Abraham Mills’ commission declared Abner Doubleday invented baseball. (1853) A dinner party was held inside a life-size model of an Iguanodon, ornithopod dinosaur, … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 27

Spanish Crown issued the Laws of Burgos governing the conduct of settlers with regards to native Indians in the New World. (1512) Thomas Cartwright died. He was a Puritan author, educator, controversialist, and preacher who had frequently attacked practices of … Continue reading

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