Historical Events In April - 27
Saturday, 04 April 2020
0630 On April - 27 king Ardashir III of Persia
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 On this day in history david I becomes King of Scotland.
1124 On this day in history alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies
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 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 On April - 27 treaty of St Truiden: anti-French Trapdoors/Bourgondisch covenant
1521 On April - 27 ferdinand Magellan world traveler, killed by Filipino natives
1521 Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on this day in history.
1522 Battle at Bicacca: Charles I & Pope Adrianus VI beat France on April - 27.
1526 On this day in history mogol King Babur beats sultan of Delhi
1539 On April - 27 re-founding of the city of BogotÃ¡, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and SebastiÃ¡n de BelalcÃ¡zar.
1565 On April - 27 first Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
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 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 this day in history.
1605 On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1623 On this day in history 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 this day in history netherlands & France sign military covenant
1667 The blind and impoverished, John Milton sells the copyright of Paradise Lost for Â£10 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 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.