Famous Deaths In April - 27
Thursday, 25 August 2016
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 April - 27.
1124 On this day in history alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies
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 On April - 27 death of maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538)
1605 On this day in history leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1613 On April - 27 death of robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532)
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 April - 27 theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 On this day in history 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 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 Jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73 on April - 27.
1782 On April - 27 death of william Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710)
1794 On April - 27 william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
1813 Zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34 on this day in history.
1871 Sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59 on April - 27.
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 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76 on April - 27.
1882 Ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies on April - 27.
1893 John Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday on April - 27.
1896 Death of Henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815) on this day in history.
1901 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on April - 27.
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 On April - 27 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 April - 27 edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44
1941 On this day in history death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)