Historical Events In June - 27
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0444 On June - 27 cyrillus van Alexandria, patriarch of Alexandria, dies
0678 On this day in history st Agatho begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1137 Guigo de Castro, [Venerabilis], 5th prior of Grande Chartreuse, dies on June - 27.
1296 On June - 27 floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies
1350 On this day in history manuel II Palaiologos, Eastern Roman Emperor
1358 Republic of Dubrovnik is founded on June - 27.
1458 Alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies on June - 27.
1462 The birth of Louis XII, King of France on this day in history.
1462 Louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515) on this day in history.
1524 Earl Henry III of Nassau weds Mencia de Medoza, 16-years old marquess on this day in history.
1542 Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo claims California for Spain on June - 27.
1543 On this day in history agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Ital monk (De golden ezel), dies
1550 Charles IX, King of France (1560-74) on this day in history.
1580 On this day in history duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal
1615 Johann Paul Schor, German Baroque painter on June - 27.
1627 On this day in history john Hayward, English historian
1638 On June - 27 lukaris Cyrillus, patriarch of Alexandria/Constantinople, dies
1641 On June - 27 michiel Jansz of Mierevelt, royal painter, dies at 74
1652 New Amsterdam (now NYC) passes 1st speed limit law in US on this day in history.
1654 Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1679 On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68
1693 The first woman's magazine "The Ladies' Mercury" published (London) on this day in history.
1693 On this day in history 1st sea battle of Lagos: England & Holland vs France
1697 Polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king on this day in history.
1709 On this day in history peter the Great defeats Charles XII of Sweden at the Battle of Poltava.
1718 Wenzel Raimund Pirck, composer on June - 27.
1743 On June - 27 english defeat French at Dettingen
1745 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer on this day in history.
1756 French fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca on June - 27.
1757 On June - 27 willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant, dies at 59
1759 On June - 27 general James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec.
1776 On this day in history thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed
1778 Liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left on this day in history.
1785 On this day in history egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84