Famous Deaths In April - 27
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1613 Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on April - 27.
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 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on this day in history.
1694 On April - 27 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 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 April - 27 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 this day in history sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59
1872 On April - 27 ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70
1873 Death of William Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793) on this day in history.
1881 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76 on this day in history.
1882 Ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies on April - 27.
1893 John Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday on April - 27.
1896 On this day in history death of henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815)
1901 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on April - 27.
1902 On April - 27 julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on this day in history.
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 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 April - 27.
1941 Death of Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) on April - 27.