June 1627 in History

Events in History

Historic Event

Jun 2 English king Charles I establishes Guyana Company

Historic Event

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

Deaths in History

  • Jun 27 John Hayward, English historian