Famous Deaths In April - 27
Friday, 02 December 2016
0630 On April - 27 death of king Ardashir III of Persia
1076 On this day in history willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies
1124 Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on this day in history.
1404 Philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62 on April - 27.
1521 Death of Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on this day in history.
1599 Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538) on April - 27.
1605 On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1613 On this day in history death of robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532)
1625 Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553) on April - 27.
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
1695 On this day in history sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1702 On April - 27 jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51
1758 On this day in history jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66
1764 On April - 27 jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73
1782 Death of William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710) on April - 27.
1794 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1813 Zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34 on this day in history.
1871 On this day in history sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59
1872 On this day in history ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70
1873 On April - 27 death of william Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793)
1881 On this day in history ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
1882 Ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies on this day in history.
1893 On April - 27 john Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
1896 On April - 27 death of henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815)
1901 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on April - 27.
1902 On April - 27 julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72
1915 On this day in history alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43
1932 On April - 27 death of harold "Heart" Crane, US poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32
1936 On April - 27 frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72
1937 On April - 27 antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46
1938 Edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1941 Death of Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) on this day in history.