Famous Deaths In April - 27
Thursday, 30 October 2014
0630 On April - 27 death of king Ardashir III of Persia
1076 On April - 27 willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies
1124 Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on April - 27.
1404 On April - 27 philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
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 this day in history.
1605 On this day in history leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1613 Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on this day in history.
1625 On April - 27 death of mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553)
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 On April - 27 sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on April - 27.
1758 On April - 27 jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66
1764 On this day in history jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73
1782 Death of William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710) on this day in history.
1794 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1813 On April - 27 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 On April - 27 ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70
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 this day in history.
1901 On April - 27 richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
1902 On this day in history julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on this day in history.
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 Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46 on April - 27.
1938 Edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1941 On April - 27 death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)