On This Day

Historical Events in June 1627

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 2 English king Charles I establishes Guyana Company

King of England Charles I
King of England
Charles I
  • Jun 10 Dutch privateer Piet Heyn attacks Portuguese ships in the Bay of All Saints, Brazil
  • Jun 20 Ottoman pirates begin raids on Icelandic villages, will eventually capture over 400 people to sell into slavery