Famous Deaths In April - 27
Friday, 19 December 2014
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 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 April - 27 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 this day in history death of mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553)
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on April - 27.
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 this day in history sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1702 On this day in history jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51
1758 Jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1764 Jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1782 On April - 27 death of william Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710)
1794 On this day in history william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
1813 Zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34 on April - 27.
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 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 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 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on April - 27.
1932 Death of Harold "Heart" Crane, US poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32 on April - 27.
1936 Frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72 on April - 27.
1937 On April - 27 antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46
1938 On April - 27 edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44
1941 Death of Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) on April - 27.