Famous Deaths In December - 27
Sunday, 07 February 2016
0418 Zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies on this day in history.
0975 Balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies on December - 27.
1065 On December - 27 ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies
1076 Death of Prince Svyatoslav II of Kiev (b. 1027) on December - 27.
1381 On December - 27 death of edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician
1548 On this day in history death of francesco Spiera, Italian Protestant jurist (b. 1502)
1590 On December - 27 emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33
1595 On December - 27 pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63
1603 Thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
1631 On this day in history death of john Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47
1641 Francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69 on December - 27.
1707 Death of Jean Mabillon, French palaeograopher and diplomat (b. 1632) on this day in history.
1737 Death of William Bowyer, English printer (b. 1663) on this day in history.
1743 Death of Hyacinthe Rigaud, French painter (b. 1659) on December - 27.
1771 Death of Henri Pitot, French engineer (b. 1695) on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history death of henry Home, Lord Kames, Scottish philosopher (b. 1697)
1800 On December - 27 death of hugh Blair, Scottish preacher and man of letters (b. 1718)
1805 On December - 27 belle van Zuylen, Neth/Swiss writer (Trois Femmes), dies at 65
1812 On this day in history death of shneur Zalman of Liadi, Lithuanian rabbi and founder of Chabad Hasidism (b. 1745)
1834 Death of Charles Lamb, English essayist (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1836 On December - 27 stephen Fuller Austin, founder of state of Texas, dies at 43
1858 On December - 27 alexandre Pierre Francois Boely, composer, dies at 73
1877 On this day in history nikolai A Nekrasov, Russian poet (Metshty into Zvuki), dies at 56
1880 Alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history death of john Brown, British manufacturer (b. 1816)
1900 William G Armstrong, of Cragside, Brit const (hydr crane), dies at 90 on December - 27.
1914 On December - 27 death of charles Martin Hall, American chemist and inventor (b. 1863)
1916 On December - 27 nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer, dies at 70
1919 On this day in history achilles Alferaki, composer, dies at 73
1924 William Archer, Scottish critic/playwright (Green Goddess), dies at 68 on December - 27.
1925 On December - 27 louis Dosfel, Flemish lawyer/literary (Assault!), dies at 44
1930 William Courtleigh, actor (Madame X, Eyes of Youth), dies at 63 on December - 27.
1931 On December - 27 peter Christian Lutkin, composer, dies at 73
1936 On December - 27 hans von Seeckt, German Gen/advisor of Chiang Kai-shek, dies at 70