Historical Events In April - 27
Thursday, 28 October 2021
0630 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 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 On April - 27 david I becomes King of Scotland.
1124 On this day in history 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 Philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1410 On April - 27 john Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia
1509 On April - 27 pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice
1518 On this day in history treaty of St Truiden: anti-French Trapdoors/Bourgondisch covenant
1521 On this day in history ferdinand Magellan world traveler, killed by Filipino natives
1521 Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on April - 27.
1522 Battle at Bicacca: Charles I & Pope Adrianus VI beat France on April - 27.
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 April - 27.
1565 On April - 27 first Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
1565 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms on April - 27.
1576 On April - 27 peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur
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 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1623 On April - 27 johann Adam Reincken, composer
1643 On April - 27 tirso de Molina's "Bellaco Sois, Gomez," premieres in Madrid
1646 On this day in history king Charles I flees Oxford
1650 On April - 27 scottish general Montrose defeated
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1662 On April - 27 netherlands & France sign military covenant
1667 On April - 27 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 April - 27.
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on April - 27.
1695 On April - 27 sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1701 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia on this day in history.
1702 On this day in history jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51
1707 On this day in history john Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens