Famous Deaths In April - 27
Monday, 30 March 2015
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on April - 27.
1076 Willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies on April - 27.
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 April - 27 death of maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538)
1605 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on April - 27.
1613 Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on this day in history.
1625 Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553) on April - 27.
1656 On April - 27 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
1682 On April - 27 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 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1702 On April - 27 jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51
1758 On April - 27 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 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 Death of William Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793) on this day in history.
1881 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76 on April - 27.
1882 On this day in history 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 On this day in history death of henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815)
1901 On April - 27 richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
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 this day in history frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72
1937 Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44
1941 On April - 27 death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)