Historical Events In June - 27
Sunday, 29 January 2023
0444 Cyrillus van Alexandria, patriarch of Alexandria, dies on this day in history.
0678 St Agatho begins his reign as Catholic Pope on June - 27.
1137 On June - 27 guigo de Castro, [Venerabilis], 5th prior of Grande Chartreuse, dies
1296 On June - 27 floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies
1350 Manuel II Palaiologos, Eastern Roman Emperor on June - 27.
1358 On this day in history republic of Dubrovnik is founded
1458 On this day in history alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies
1462 The birth of Louis XII, King of France on this day in history.
1462 On June - 27 louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515)
1524 On this day in history earl Henry III of Nassau weds Mencia de Medoza, 16-years old marquess
1542 On June - 27 juan Rodriguez Cabrillo claims California for Spain
1543 Agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Ital monk (De golden ezel), dies on June - 27.
1550 Charles IX, King of France (1560-74) on June - 27.
1580 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal on June - 27.
1615 On this day in history johann Paul Schor, German Baroque painter
1627 On June - 27 john Hayward, English historian
1638 Lukaris Cyrillus, patriarch of Alexandria/Constantinople, dies on June - 27.
1641 Michiel Jansz of Mierevelt, royal painter, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1652 New Amsterdam (now NYC) passes 1st speed limit law in US on June - 27.
1654 On this day in history johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67
1679 On June - 27 pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68
1693 On June - 27 the first woman's magazine "The Ladies' Mercury" published (London)
1693 On June - 27 1st sea battle of Lagos: England & Holland vs France
1697 Polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king on June - 27.
1709 Peter the Great defeats Charles XII of Sweden at the Battle of Poltava on this day in history.
1718 On June - 27 wenzel Raimund Pirck, composer
1743 English defeat French at Dettingen on June - 27.
1745 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer on June - 27.
1756 French fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca on June - 27.
1757 Willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1759 General James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec on June - 27.
1776 On this day in history thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed
1778 On this day in history liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left
1785 Egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84 on June - 27.