Historical Events In April - 27
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
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 this day in history.
1124 On this day in history 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 April - 27 david I becomes King of Scotland.
1124 Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on April - 27.
1296 On April - 27 battle of Dunbar: The Scots are defeated by Edward I of England.
1404 On this day in history philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
1410 On this day in history john Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia
1509 On this day in history pope Julius II excommunicates Italian state of Venice
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 Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on April - 27.
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 On this day in history re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar.
1565 First Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms on April - 27.
1565 On April - 27 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms
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 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 April - 27.
1643 On this day in history tirso de Molina's "Bellaco Sois, Gomez," premieres in Madrid
1646 On April - 27 king Charles I flees Oxford
1650 Scottish general Montrose defeated on April - 27.
1656 On April - 27 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
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 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 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 On April - 27 john Burman, Dutch botanist/director botanical gardens