Historical Events In June - 27
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
0444 On June - 27 cyrillus van Alexandria, patriarch of Alexandria, dies
0678 On June - 27 st Agatho begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1137 Guigo de Castro, [Venerabilis], 5th prior of Grande Chartreuse, dies on June - 27.
1296 On this day in history floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies
1350 Manuel II Palaiologos, Eastern Roman Emperor on this day in history.
1358 On June - 27 republic of Dubrovnik is founded
1458 On June - 27 alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies
1462 The birth of Louis XII, King of France on June - 27.
1462 On this day in history louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515)
1524 On June - 27 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 On June - 27 charles IX, King of France (1560-74)
1580 On June - 27 duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal
1615 Johann Paul Schor, German Baroque painter on this day in history.
1627 On this day in history john Hayward, English historian
1638 On June - 27 lukaris Cyrillus, patriarch of Alexandria/Constantinople, dies
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 this day in history.
1654 On this day in history johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67
1679 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1743 English defeat French at Dettingen on this day in history.
1745 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer on this day in history.
1756 On June - 27 french fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca
1757 Willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant, dies at 59 on June - 27.
1759 General James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec on June - 27.
1776 Thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed on June - 27.
1778 Liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left on June - 27.
1785 Egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84 on this day in history.