Historical Events In April - 27
Wednesday, 25 May 2022
0630 King Ardashir III of Persia on April - 27.
1076 On this day in history willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies
1124 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 on April - 27.
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 April - 27 philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
1410 On this day in history john Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia
1509 On April - 27 pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice
1518 Treaty of St Truiden: anti-French Trapdoors/Bourgondisch covenant on this day in history.
1521 Ferdinand Magellan world traveler, killed by Filipino natives on April - 27.
1521 Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on April - 27.
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 April - 27.
1539 On April - 27 re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar.
1565 First Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms on this day in history.
1565 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms on this day in history.
1576 Peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur on April - 27.
1578 On this day in history 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 this day in history leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1623 On April - 27 johann Adam Reincken, composer
1643 On this day in history tirso de Molina's "Bellaco Sois, Gomez," premieres in Madrid
1646 King Charles I flees Oxford on this day in history.
1650 Scottish general Montrose defeated on April - 27.
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on April - 27.
1662 Netherlands & France sign military covenant on April - 27.
1667 The blind and impoverished, John Milton sells the copyright of Paradise Lost for £10 on this day in history.
1682 On April - 27 theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 On April - 27 frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
1694 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
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 April - 27.
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1707 John Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens on this day in history.