Events in ... 1527 ...

Before 1527 Henry Courtenay 1526- was born to Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (30) and Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (23).

Before 1527 Walter Hungerford -1596 was born to Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford Heytesbury 1503-1540 (23) and Susan Danvers 1478-1527 (48).

Before 1527 Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford Heytesbury 1503-1540 (23) and Susan Danvers 1478-1527 (48) were married.

Before 1527 Edmund Knyvet 1508-1551 (18) and Anne Shelton were married.

Before 1527 Catherine Brooke 1526- was born to George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (29) and Anne Braye Baroness Cobham 1501-.

Around 1538 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (41). Drawing of George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (41).

Before 1527 Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560 (19) and Mary Brandon Baroness Monteagle 1510-1542 (16) were married. Mary Brandon Baroness Monteagle 1510-1542 (16) by marriage Baroness Monteagle.

Around 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Cecily More 1507-.

Around 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of John More 1451-1530 (76).

Around 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of John More 1451-1530 (76).

Around 1527 Nicolas Neufchâtel 1527-1590 was born.

In 1527 Peter Blount 1464-1527 (63) died.

Around 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Brian Tuke -1545.

Around 1527 Dorothy Catesby 1527-1613 was born to Anthony Catesby 1500-1544 (27) at Whiston, Northamptonshire.

Around 1527 Richard Culpepper 1527-1593 was born to John Culpepper 1494-1550 (33).

Around 1527 Thomas Culpepper 1527-1587 was born to John Culpepper 1494-1550 (33) at Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent.

Around 1527 Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1527-1566 was born to William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1493-1563 (34) and Elizabeth Talbot Baroness Dacre Gilsland.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Mary Wotton 1499-1535 (28) when she was thirty-two commissioned with that of her husband Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) possibly to celebrate their marriage.Hung with gold chains and embellished with pearls, Lady Guildford embodies worldly prosperity, and with her prayer book she is also the very image of propriety.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Mary Wotton 1499-1535 (28) when she was thirty-two commissioned with that of her husband Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) possibly to celebrate their marriage.Hung with gold chains and embellished with pearls, Lady Guildford embodies worldly prosperity, and with her prayer book she is also the very image of propriety.

In 1527 Laurence Dutton 1458-1527 (69) died.

Around 1527 Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) and Mary Wotton 1499-1535 (28) were married.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) wearing the Garter and Inter-twined Knots Collar with St George Pendant.Standing three-quarter length, richly dressed in velvet, fur and cloth-of-gold. Holbein has meticulously shown the varied texture of his cloth-of-gold double which is woven into a pomegranate pattern with a variety of different weaves including loops of gold thread. Similarly, he has carefully articulated the band of black satin running down Guildford’s arm against the richer black of the velvet of his sleeve. A lavish use of both shell-gold paint and gold leaf (which has been used to emulate the highlights of the gold thread in the material) emphasises the luxuriousness of the sitter’s dress and his high status. In his right-hand he holds the Comptroller of the Household Staff of Office.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Mary Wotton 1499-1535 (28) when she was thirty-two commissioned with that of her husband Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) possibly to celebrate their marriage.Hung with gold chains and embellished with pearls, Lady Guildford embodies worldly prosperity, and with her prayer book she is also the very image of propriety.

In 1527 William Holles Lord Mayor 1471-1542 (56) was appointed as Sheriff London.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) wearing the Garter and Inter-twined Knots Collar with St George Pendant.Standing three-quarter length, richly dressed in velvet, fur and cloth-of-gold. Holbein has meticulously shown the varied texture of his cloth-of-gold double which is woven into a pomegranate pattern with a variety of different weaves including loops of gold thread. Similarly, he has carefully articulated the band of black satin running down Guildford’s arm against the richer black of the velvet of his sleeve. A lavish use of both shell-gold paint and gold leaf (which has been used to emulate the highlights of the gold thread in the material) emphasises the luxuriousness of the sitter’s dress and his high status. In his right-hand he holds the Comptroller of the Household Staff of Office.

In 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Henry Guildford 1489-1532 (38) wearing the Garter and Inter-twined Knots Collar with St George Pendant.Standing three-quarter length, richly dressed in velvet, fur and cloth-of-gold. Holbein has meticulously shown the varied texture of his cloth-of-gold double which is woven into a pomegranate pattern with a variety of different weaves including loops of gold thread. Similarly, he has carefully articulated the band of black satin running down Guildford’s arm against the richer black of the velvet of his sleeve. A lavish use of both shell-gold paint and gold leaf (which has been used to emulate the highlights of the gold thread in the material) emphasises the luxuriousness of the sitter’s dress and his high status. In his right-hand he holds the Comptroller of the Household Staff of Office.

In 1527 Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford Heytesbury 1503-1540 (24) and Alice Sandys (40) were married.

1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Known as "Lady with a Squirrel and a Starling". The subject is believed to be Anne Ashby -1539 (-11) wife of Francis Lovell -1552 (18). The starling is probably intended as a rhyming pun of East Harling, Norfolk, where the family had recently inherited the estate of East Harling Hall, East Harling, Norfolk. Squirrels nibbling on nuts feature on the heraldry of the Lovell family: the windows of the Church of St Peter and St Paul, East Harling, Norfolk include two of the family’s arms in stained glass, each showing six red squirrels. The commission may commemorate the birth of a son to the couple in the spring of 1526, but it also showed off their new status as wealthy landowners.

1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Known as "Lady with a Squirrel and a Starling". The subject is believed to be Anne Ashby -1539 (-11) wife of Francis Lovell -1552 (18). The starling is probably intended as a rhyming pun of East Harling, Norfolk, where the family had recently inherited the estate of East Harling Hall, East Harling, Norfolk. Squirrels nibbling on nuts feature on the heraldry of the Lovell family: the windows of the Church of St Peter and St Paul, East Harling, Norfolk include two of the family’s arms in stained glass, each showing six red squirrels. The commission may commemorate the birth of a son to the couple in the spring of 1526, but it also showed off their new status as wealthy landowners.

In 1527 Anne Manners 1527-1549 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (35) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (32) at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire.

In 1527 John Manners 1527-1611 was born to Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (35) and Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (32).

In 1527 Anthony Poyntz 1480-1533 (47) was appointed as High Sheriff Gloucestershire.

Around 1527 Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford 1527-1585 was born to John Russell 1st Earl Bedford 1485-1555 (42) and Anne Sapcote Countess Bedford 1479-1559 (48).

In 1527 John Savage of Frodsham 1470-1527 (57) died.

In 1527 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (27) and Catherine Filliol 1507-1535 (20) were married.

In 1527 John Seymour 1527-1552 was born to Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (27) and Catherine Filliol 1507-1535 (20) at Wulf Hall, Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire.Paternity was questioned by Edward after it was alleged that Catherine had had an affairwith her father-in-law John Seymour 1474-1536. He and his brother were excluded in 1540 from their paternal and maternal inheritances and all their claims to their father's dignities being postponed to his children by his second wife.

Around 1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Drawing of Nicholas Carew KG 1496-1539 (31).

In 1527 John Dudley 2nd Earl Warwick 1527-1554 was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (23) and Jane Guildford Duchess Northumberland 1509-1555 (18).

In 1527 Gilbert Tailboys 1st Baron Tailboys 1498-1530 (29) was appointed as Gentleman of the King's Chamber.

In 1527 Robert Throckmorton 1513-1581 (14) and Muriel Berkeley 1517-1541 (9) were married (he was her second-cousin).

1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (48) wearing a Lancastrian Esses Collar with Beaufort Portcullis and Tudor Rose Pendant.

1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (48) wearing a Lancastrian Esses Collar with Beaufort Portcullis and Tudor Rose Pendant.

Around 1527 Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon 1527-1556 was born to Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (31) and Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (23).

In 1527 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (16) graduated from Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

In 1527 George Bowes 1527-1580 was born to Richard Bowes 1488-1558 (39) at Streatlam, County Durham.

In 1527 Thomas Carew 1527-1565 was born to Wymond Carew 1492-1549 (34) and Martha Denny 1505-1572 (22).

In 1527 Robert Douglas 1505-1547 (21) and Margaret Erskine 1515-1572 (11) were married.

In 1527 Elizabeth "The Fair Geraldine" Fitzgerald Countess Lincoln 1527-1590 was born to Gerald Fitzgerald 9th Earl Kildare 1487-1534 (40) and Elizabeth Grey Countess Kildare 1497-1548 (30).

In 1527 Anna Oldenburg 1527-1535 was born to Frederick I King Denmark 1471-1533 (55).

In 1527 Philippine Welser Archduchess Austria 1527-1580 was born.

In 1527 Margaret Bryan -1527 died.

Around 1527 Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford 1527-1608 was born to John Hardwick -1528 and Elizabeth Leeke 1497-1556 (30).

In 1527 William Purefoy 1527-1615 was born to Michael Purefoy 1496-1570 (31).

Around 1527 Andrew Brereton 1448-1527 (79) died.

Around 1527 Peter Washington 1527- was born to John Washington 1470-1528 (57).

In 1527 William Keith Master of Marischal 1527-1580 was born to William Keith 4th Earl Marischal 1506-1581 (20).

After 1527 Thomas Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Chiche 1506-1558 (20) and Elizabeth Vere Baroness Darcy Chiche 1512- were married.

Jan 1527

20 Jan 1527

On 20 Jan 1527 George Harbottle 1504-1527 (23) died.

Mar 1527

05 Mar 1527

On 05 Mar 1527 Ulrich Mecklenburg-Schwerin 1527-1603 was born to Albrecht Mecklenburg-Schwerin 1476-1547 (50) and Anna Hohenzollern 1507-1567 (20).

10 Mar 1527

On 10 Mar 1527 Alfonso Este Lord Montecchio 1527-1587 was born to Alfonso Este I Duke Modena 1476-1534 (50) illegitimately.

22 Mar 1527

Before 22 Mar 1527 Susan Danvers 1478-1527 (49) died.

25 Mar 1527

Apr 1527

11 Apr 1527

On 11 Apr 1527 John Brereton 1447-1527 (80) died.

18 Apr 1527

On 18 Apr 1527 Isabel Worsley 1460-1527 (67) died at Tonbridge, Kent.

May 1527

02 May 1527

Between 24 Nov 1526 and 02 May 1527 William Keith 2nd Earl Marischal 1450-1526 (76) died. His son William Keith 3rd Earl Marischal -1513 succeeded as 3rd Earl Marischal.

06 May 1527

Sack of Rome

On 06 May 1527 Charles Bourbon III Duke Bourbon 1490-1527 (37) was killed during the Sack of Rome.

21 May 1527

On 21 May 1527 Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 was born to Charles Habsburg-Spain V Holy Roman Emperor 1500-1558 (27) and Isabel Aviz Queen Consort Portugal 1503-1539 (23).

Around 1573 Sofonisba Anguissola 1532-1625 (41). Portrait of Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (45).

Around 1560 Antonis Mor 1517-1577 (43). Portrait of Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (32).

Jun 1527

11 Jun 1527

On 11 Jun 1527 Anna Sophia Hohenzollern 1527-1591 was born to Albert "The Elder" Hohenzollern I Duke Prussia 1490-1568 (37) and Dorothea Oldenburg 1504-1547 (22).

20 Jun 1527

On 20 Jun 1527 Thomas Wharton 1st Baron Wharton 1495-1568 (32) was knighted at Windsor, Berkshire.

Jul 1527

09 Jul 1527

On 09 Jul 1527 William Filiol of Woodlands and Filiols Hall 1453-1527 (74) died.

31 Jul 1527

On 31 Jul 1527 Maximilian Habsburg-Spain II Holy Roman Emperor 1527-1576 was born to Ferdinand Habsburg-Spain I Holy Roman Emperor 1503-1564 (24) and Anne Jagiellon Holy Roman Empress in Vienna.

Around 1544. William Scrots 1517-1553 (27). Portrait of Maximilian Habsburg-Spain II Holy Roman Emperor 1527-1576 (16).

Around 1566. Nicolas Neufchâtel 1527-1590 (39). Portrait of Maximilian Habsburg-Spain II Holy Roman Emperor 1527-1576 (38).

Aug 1527

27 Aug 1527

On 27 Aug 1527 Gilbert Kennedy 2nd Earl Cassilis 1494-1527 (32) died. His son Gilbert Kennedy 3rd Earl Cassilis 1515-1558 (12) succeeded as 3rd Earl Cassilis.

Oct 1527

15 Oct 1527

On 15 Oct 1527 Maria Aviz Queen Consort Spain 1527-1545 was born to John III King Portugal 1502-1557 (25) and Catherine of Austria Queen Consort Portugal 1507-1578 (20).

Around 1552 Antonis Mor 1517-1577 (35). Portrait of Catherine of Austria Queen Consort Portugal 1507-1578 (44).

Nov 1527

01 Nov 1527

On 01 Nov 1527 William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597 was born to George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (30) and Anne Braye Baroness Cobham 1501-.

Around 1538 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (41). Drawing of George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (41).