Historical Events In June - 27
Monday, 15 October 2018
0444 On this day in history cyrillus van Alexandria, patriarch of Alexandria, dies
0678 St Agatho begins his reign as Catholic Pope on June - 27.
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 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 The birth of Louis XII, King of France on June - 27.
1462 Louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515) on this day in history.
1524 On this day in history earl Henry III of Nassau weds Mencia de Medoza, 16-years old marquess
1542 On this day in history juan Rodriguez Cabrillo claims California for Spain
1543 Agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Ital monk (De golden ezel), dies on this day in history.
1550 On this day in history charles IX, King of France (1560-74)
1580 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal on June - 27.
1615 On June - 27 johann Paul Schor, German Baroque painter
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 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 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 On June - 27 polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king
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 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left
1785 On this day in history egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84