On This Day

What Happened in 927 AD

Historical Events

  • May 27 Battle of the Bosnian Highlands: Simeon I of Bulgaria is defeated by King Tomislav of Croatia
  • Jul 12 King Aethelstan is the first southern English king to gain control of much of the north of Britain when various local kings accept his overlordship at Eamont, Cumbria
  • Aug 15 The Saracens conquer and destroy Taranto

Famous People Who Died in 927 AD

  • May 27 Tsar Simeon I of Bulgaria (b. 864 or 865)