Famous Deaths In April - 27
Saturday, 21 January 2017
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.
1076 Willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies on this day in history.
1124 On this day in history alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies
1404 On this day in history philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
1521 On April - 27 death of ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50
1599 On this day in history death of maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538)
1605 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1613 Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on this day in history.
1625 Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553) on this day in history.
1656 On April - 27 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
1682 On this day in history theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 On April - 27 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
1695 On April - 27 sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1702 On this day in history jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51
1758 Jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66 on April - 27.
1764 Jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1782 Death of William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710) on April - 27.
1794 On April - 27 william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
1813 On this day in history zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34
1871 On April - 27 sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59
1872 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1873 On this day in history death of william Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793)
1881 On April - 27 ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
1882 On April - 27 ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies
1893 On this day in history john Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
1896 Death of Henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815) on April - 27.
1901 On this day in history richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on April - 27.
1932 On this day in history death of harold "Heart" Crane, US poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32
1936 Frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72 on April - 27.
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 On April - 27 death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)