Famous Deaths In April - 27
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
0630 On April - 27 death of king Ardashir III of Persia
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 Philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62 on April - 27.
1521 Death of Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on April - 27.
1599 On this day in history death of maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538)
1605 On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
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 April - 27.
1682 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on this day in history.
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on April - 27.
1695 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on this day in history.
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 Death of William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710) on this day in history.
1794 On April - 27 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 On this day in history ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70
1873 Death of William Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793) on April - 27.
1881 On April - 27 ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
1882 On this day in history ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies
1893 On April - 27 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 On this day in history julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72
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 this day in history.
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)