Famous Deaths In April - 27
Friday, 30 January 2015
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.
1076 On this day in history 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 Philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62 on this day in history.
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 April - 27 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 On this day in history theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
1695 On this day in history 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 Jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1764 On April - 27 jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73
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 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 April - 27.
1873 Death of William Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793) on April - 27.
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 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 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 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on April - 27.
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 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 On this day in history death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)