Historical Events In June - 27
Saturday, 14 December 2019
0444 On this day in history 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 On June - 27 floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies
1350 On June - 27 manuel II Palaiologos, Eastern Roman Emperor
1358 On this day in history republic of Dubrovnik is founded
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 Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo claims California for Spain on June - 27.
1543 On this day in history agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Ital monk (De golden ezel), dies
1550 On June - 27 charles IX, King of France (1560-74)
1580 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal on June - 27.
1615 Johann Paul Schor, German Baroque painter on this day in history.
1627 John Hayward, English historian on this day in history.
1638 Lukaris Cyrillus, patriarch of Alexandria/Constantinople, dies on this day in history.
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 On June - 27 johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67
1679 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 on June - 27.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1745 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer on this day in history.
1756 French fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca on this day in history.
1757 On June - 27 willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant, dies at 59
1759 On June - 27 general James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec.
1776 Thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed on this day in history.
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