Historical Events In April - 27
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
0630 King Ardashir III of Persia on April - 27.
1076 On April - 27 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 this day in history.
1124 David I becomes King of Scotland on April - 27.
1124 On April - 27 alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies
1296 Battle of Dunbar: The Scots are defeated by Edward I of England on this day in history.
1404 On this day in history philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
1410 John Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia on April - 27.
1509 On this day in history pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice
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 Battle at Bicacca: Charles I & Pope Adrianus VI beat France on April - 27.
1526 On April - 27 mogol King Babur beats sultan of Delhi
1539 On this day in history re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar.
1565 On this day in history first Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
1565 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms on April - 27.
1576 On this day in history peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur
1578 Duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favorites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise on April - 27.
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 On April - 27 tirso de Molina's "Bellaco Sois, Gomez," premieres in Madrid
1646 King Charles I flees Oxford on this day in history.
1650 On this day in history scottish general Montrose defeated
1656 On this day in history gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
1662 On April - 27 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 April - 27.
1694 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on this day in history.
1694 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
1695 On April - 27 sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1701 On April - 27 charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on April - 27.
1707 John Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens on April - 27.