On This Day

Events in History in 927 AD

  • 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