Famous Deaths In April - 27
Thursday, 30 June 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 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1599 Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538) on this day in history.
1605 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1613 On this day in history death of robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532)
1625 Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553) on this day in history.
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history 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 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 Jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
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 Zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34 on this day in history.
1871 On April - 27 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 this day in history.
1881 On April - 27 ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
1882 On April - 27 ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies
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 this day in history.
1901 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history 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 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 Edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1941 On April - 27 death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)