Historical Events In April - 27
Saturday, 04 July 2020
0630 King Ardashir III of Persia on April - 27.
1076 Willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies on this day in history.
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 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 April - 27.
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 this day in history.
1509 Pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice on this day in history.
1518 Treaty of St Truiden: anti-French Trapdoors/Bourgondisch covenant on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1522 On April - 27 battle at Bicacca: Charles I & Pope Adrianus VI beat France
1526 On April - 27 mogol King Babur beats sultan of Delhi
1539 Re-founding of the city of BogotÃ¡, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and SebastiÃ¡n de BelalcÃ¡zar on this day in history.
1565 On this day in history first Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
1565 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms on this day in history.
1576 On this day in history 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 April - 27.
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 On this day in history king Charles I flees Oxford
1650 On this day in history scottish general Montrose defeated
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on April - 27.
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 Â£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 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
1695 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1707 John Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens on this day in history.