On This Day🌄 27 Apr

711 – Islamic conquest of Hispania: Moorish troops led by Tariq ibn Ziyad land at Gibraltar to begin their invasion of the Iberian Peninsula (Al-Andalus).

1667 – John Milton, blind and impoverished, sold the copyright of Paradise Lost for £10.

1810 – Ludwig van Beethoven composed his "Bagatelle No. 25 in A minor …

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