Historical Events In June - 27
Saturday, 25 January 2020
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 Floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies on this day in history.
1350 Manuel II Palaiologos, Eastern Roman Emperor on this day in history.
1358 Republic of Dubrovnik is founded on June - 27.
1458 Alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies on June - 27.
1462 On this day in history the birth of Louis XII, King of France
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 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 June - 27.
1627 John Hayward, English historian on this day in history.
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 this day in history johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67
1679 On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68
1693 On this day in history the first woman's magazine "The Ladies' Mercury" published (London)
1693 On this day in history 1st sea battle of Lagos: England & Holland vs France
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 June - 27 wenzel Raimund Pirck, composer
1743 On June - 27 english defeat French at Dettingen
1745 On June - 27 johann Nepomuk Went, composer
1756 French fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca on June - 27.
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 Thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed on this day in history.
1778 On June - 27 liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left
1785 On June - 27 egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84