Historical Events In June - 27
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
0444 On June - 27 cyrillus van Alexandria, patriarch of Alexandria, dies
0678 St Agatho begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
1137 On June - 27 guigo de Castro, [Venerabilis], 5th prior of Grande Chartreuse, dies
1296 Floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies on June - 27.
1350 Manuel II Palaiologos, Eastern Roman Emperor on June - 27.
1358 Republic of Dubrovnik is founded on June - 27.
1458 On this day in history alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies
1462 On this day in history the birth of Louis XII, King of France
1462 On this day in history louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515)
1524 Earl Henry III of Nassau weds Mencia de Medoza, 16-years old marquess on June - 27.
1542 On this day in history juan Rodriguez Cabrillo claims California for Spain
1543 On this day in history agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Ital monk (De golden ezel), dies
1550 Charles IX, King of France (1560-74) on June - 27.
1580 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal on this day in history.
1615 On June - 27 johann Paul Schor, German Baroque painter
1627 John Hayward, English historian on June - 27.
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 June - 27.
1679 On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68
1693 The first woman's magazine "The Ladies' Mercury" published (London) on June - 27.
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 June - 27 peter the Great defeats Charles XII of Sweden at the Battle of Poltava.
1718 On this day in history wenzel Raimund Pirck, composer
1743 English defeat French at Dettingen on June - 27.
1745 On this day in history johann Nepomuk Went, composer
1756 French fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca on this day in history.
1757 Willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant, dies at 59 on June - 27.
1759 General James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec on this day in history.
1776 On June - 27 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