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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  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 27

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1410  On April - 27 birth of john Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia  

1495  Suleiman the Magnificent, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (d. 1566) was born on this day in history.  

1623  On this day in history birth of johann Adam Reincken, composer  

1650  On April - 27 birth of charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel), queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1714)  

1701  Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia was born on April - 27.  

1707  On this day in history birth of john Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens  

1718  On this day in history birth of thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (d. 1790)  

1724  Ferdinand Philipp Joseph Lobkowitz, composer was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In April - 27

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0630  Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.  

1076  On this day in history willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies  

1124  Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on this day in history.  

1404  Philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62 on April - 27.  

1521  Death of Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on April - 27.  

1599  On this day in history death of maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538)  

1605  On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69  

1613  Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on this day in history.  

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