Famous Deaths In April - 27
Friday, 12 February 2016
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.
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 On April - 27 death of ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50
1599 On April - 27 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 this day in history.
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 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on April - 27.
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
1695 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1758 Jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66 on April - 27.
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 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 on April - 27.
1813 On April - 27 zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34
1871 Sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1872 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70 on April - 27.
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 this day in history.
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 April - 27.
1901 On this day in history richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on April - 27.
1915 On April - 27 alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43
1932 Death of Harold "Heart" Crane, US poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32 on April - 27.
1936 On April - 27 frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72
1937 On this day in history antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46
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)