Famous Deaths In April - 27
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
0630 On this day in history death of king Ardashir III of Persia
1076 Willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies on this day in history.
1124 On April - 27 alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies
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 April - 27.
1599 Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538) on April - 27.
1605 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 April - 27.
1682 On April - 27 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 April - 27 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 On this day in history jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66
1764 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1813 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 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 this day in history 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 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 this day in history.
1936 On April - 27 frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72
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 On this day in history death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)