Famous Deaths In April - 27
Saturday, 23 July 2016
0630 On this day in history death of king Ardashir III of Persia
1076 On April - 27 willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies
1124 On April - 27 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 this day in history death of ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50
1599 Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538) on April - 27.
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 On this day in history death of mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553)
1656 On April - 27 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
1682 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on April - 27.
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on April - 27.
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 April - 27 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 this day in history.
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 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76 on April - 27.
1882 On April - 27 ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies
1893 On April - 27 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 April - 27 richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on April - 27.
1915 On this day in history alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43
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 this day in history 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 April - 27.