Kannur, also known as Kanoor, is a city and a municipal corporation in Kannur district. m. The district was a part of the Chera kingdom that dominated a lot of Kerala within the early centuries of AD. avatar Menon. Angelo was in-built 1505 by Dome Francisco DE Almeida, the primary Portuguese Viceroy of the Asian country. The possession of the fort modified hands many times. it's preserved as a protected monument below the anthropology Survey of Asian nation. Kunjali Marakar's head was aloof from the body and displayed within the fort when the killing. .