Historical Events In April - 27
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0630 On this day in history king Ardashir III of Persia
1076 Willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies on this day in history.
1124 On April - 27 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 this day in history 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 Philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62 on this day in history.
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 April - 27.
1521 Ferdinand Magellan world traveler, killed by Filipino natives on this day in history.
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 April - 27.
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 this day in history.
1565 On this day in history 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
1576 Peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 King Charles I flees Oxford on April - 27.
1650 Scottish general Montrose defeated on April - 27.
1656 On April - 27 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
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 On April - 27 theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 On this day in history frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on April - 27.
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 On this day in history jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51
1707 John Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens on April - 27.