Year 1427 was a
common year starting on Wednesday(link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
Events of 1427
August 4- Hussite Wars- Battle of Tachov: The Hussitesdecisively beat the crusaderarmies, ending the Fourth Anti-Hussite Crusade.
August 17- The first band of Gypsies visits Paris, according to an account of the citizen of Paris.
* Lincoln College, a constituent college of the
University of Oxford, is founded.
House of Balsic's rule of Montenegrocomes to an end.
BhaktapurRoyal Palace in Nepalis built by King Yaksa Malla.
* Gabriel V is elected
Patriarchof the Coptic Churchfor the second time.
* Minrekyansa becomes King of
* The Conflict of Druimnacour occurs in
* The first
witch hunts begin, in Switzerland.
* Celestine Order established in
* The Celebration of "Sant Jordi" (
Saint George) begins in Catalonia(he will later become its patron saint).
* Bremen is expelled from the
Diogo de Silves, Portuguese navigator, discovers seven islands of the Azores archipelago.
September 9- Thomas de Ros, 10th Baron de Ros, English politician (d. 1464)
October 14- Alesso Baldovinetti, Italian painter (d. 1499)
October 26- Archduke Sigismund of Austria(d. 1496)
November 29- Zhengtong Emperorof China (d. 1464)
November 30- Casimir IV Jagiellon, King of Poland (d. 1492)
Shen Zhou, Chinese painter (d. 1509)
April 17- John IV, Duke of Brabant(b. 1403)
May 7- Thomas la Warr, 5th Baron De La Warr, English churchman
August 27- Reginald West, 6th Baron De La Warr(b. 1395)
Chimalpopoca, Aztec ruler of Tenochtitlán (b. 1397)
Qu You, Chinese novelist (b. 1341)
Jehuda Cresques, Catalan cartographer (b. 1350)
Gentile da Fabriano, Italian painter
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