Historical Events In June - 27
Monday, 24 June 2019
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 this day in history guigo de Castro, [Venerabilis], 5th prior of Grande Chartreuse, dies
1296 Floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies on June - 27.
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 this day in history.
1462 On June - 27 the birth of Louis XII, King of France
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 Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo claims California for Spain on this day in history.
1543 Agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Ital monk (De golden ezel), dies on this day in history.
1550 On June - 27 charles IX, King of France (1560-74)
1580 On this day in history duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal
1615 Johann Paul Schor, German Baroque painter on this day in history.
1627 John Hayward, English historian on June - 27.
1638 On June - 27 lukaris Cyrillus, patriarch of Alexandria/Constantinople, dies
1641 Michiel Jansz of Mierevelt, royal painter, dies at 74 on June - 27.
1652 New Amsterdam (now NYC) passes 1st speed limit law in US on June - 27.
1654 On June - 27 johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67
1679 On June - 27 pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68
1693 On this day in history the first woman's magazine "The Ladies' Mercury" published (London)
1693 1st sea battle of Lagos: England & Holland vs France on June - 27.
1697 Polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king on June - 27.
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 English defeat French at Dettingen on June - 27.
1745 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer on this day in history.
1756 On this day in history french fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca
1757 On June - 27 willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant, dies at 59
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 Liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left on June - 27.
1785 On this day in history egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84