Famous Deaths In April - 27
Thursday, 02 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 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 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 this day in history 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 On April - 27 death of mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553)
1656 On this day in history gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
1682 On April - 27 theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on April - 27.
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 April - 27 jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66
1764 On April - 27 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 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 on April - 27.
1813 On April - 27 zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34
1871 Sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1872 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 April - 27.
1882 On this day in history 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 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 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 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 Death of Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) on April - 27.