Historical Events In April - 27
Sunday, 18 April 2021
0630 King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.
1076 On April - 27 willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies
1124 On this day in history scotland's Alexander I dies at age 46 after a 17-year reign and is succeeded by his brother David, 40, who has ruled in the south since the death of their grandfather Edgar in 1107
1124 On April - 27 david I becomes King of Scotland.
1124 Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on this day in history.
1296 On this day in history battle of Dunbar: The Scots are defeated by Edward I of England.
1404 On this day in history philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
1410 On April - 27 john Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia
1509 Pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice on April - 27.
1518 Treaty of St Truiden: anti-French Trapdoors/Bourgondisch covenant on this day in history.
1521 On April - 27 ferdinand Magellan world traveler, killed by Filipino natives
1521 On April - 27 ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50
1522 On this day in history battle at Bicacca: Charles I & Pope Adrianus VI beat France
1526 Mogol King Babur beats sultan of Delhi on this day in history.
1539 Re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar on this day in history.
1565 First Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms on April - 27.
1565 On April - 27 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
1576 Peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur on April - 27.
1578 On April - 27 duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favorites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise.
1605 On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1623 Johann Adam Reincken, composer on April - 27.
1643 Tirso de Molina's "Bellaco Sois, Gomez," premieres in Madrid on this day in history.
1646 King Charles I flees Oxford on April - 27.
1650 On April - 27 scottish general Montrose defeated
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on April - 27.
1662 On this day in history netherlands & France sign military covenant
1667 On this day in history the blind and impoverished, John Milton sells the copyright of Paradise Lost for £10.
1682 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on this day in history.
1694 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on April - 27.
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on April - 27.
1695 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1701 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia on this day in history.
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on April - 27.
1707 On April - 27 john Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens