Famous Deaths In April - 27
Saturday, 22 October 2016
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 Alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies on April - 27.
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 April - 27.
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 April - 27.
1613 Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on April - 27.
1625 Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553) on April - 27.
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 On April - 27 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
1695 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on April - 27.
1758 On this day in history jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66
1764 On April - 27 jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73
1782 On this day in history death of william Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710)
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 this day in history 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 April - 27.
1881 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76 on this day in history.
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 On April - 27 death of henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815)
1901 On this day in history richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
1902 On this day in history 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 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 this day in history.
1937 Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1938 Edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1941 Death of Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) on April - 27.