Historical Events In April - 27
Tuesday, 23 July 2019
0630 On this day in history 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 April - 27 david I becomes King of Scotland.
1124 Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on this day in history.
1296 Battle of Dunbar: The Scots are defeated by Edward I of England on April - 27.
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 Pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice on April - 27.
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 On this day in history ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50
1522 Battle at Bicacca: Charles I & Pope Adrianus VI beat France on this day in history.
1526 On this day in history mogol King Babur beats sultan of Delhi
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 On April - 27 first Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
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 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on April - 27.
1623 On this day in history johann Adam Reincken, composer
1643 Tirso de Molina's "Bellaco Sois, Gomez," premieres in Madrid on April - 27.
1646 On April - 27 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 Netherlands & France sign military covenant on April - 27.
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 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 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1701 On this day in history charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
1702 On April - 27 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