Historical Events In April - 27
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
0630 King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.
1076 Willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies on April - 27.
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 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 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 April - 27.
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 April - 27.
1518 Treaty of St Truiden: anti-French Trapdoors/Bourgondisch covenant on April - 27.
1521 On April - 27 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 On this day in history battle at Bicacca: Charles I & Pope Adrianus VI beat France
1526 Mogol King Babur beats sultan of Delhi on April - 27.
1539 On April - 27 re-founding of the city of Bogot√°, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebasti√°n de Belalc√°zar.
1565 On April - 27 first Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
1565 On April - 27 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 April - 27.
1605 On this day in history leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1623 Johann Adam Reincken, composer on this day in history.
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 April - 27.
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 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on April - 27.
1694 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on this day in history.
1694 On April - 27 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
1695 On April - 27 sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1701 On this day in history 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 On this day in history john Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens