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Famous Deaths In December - 27

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0418  On December - 27 zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies  

0975  On this day in history balderik, bishop of Utrecht (918-75), dies  

1065  On December - 27 ferdinand I, the Great, king of Castile, dies  

1076  On December - 27 death of prince Svyatoslav II of Kiev (b. 1027)  

1381  On this day in history 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 this day in history emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33  

1595  On this day in history pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63  

1603  Thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68 on December - 27.  

1631  Death of John Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47 on December - 27.  

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  On December - 27 death of william Bowyer, English printer (b. 1663)  

1743  On December - 27 death of hyacinthe Rigaud, French painter (b. 1659)  

1771  On December - 27 death of henri Pitot, French engineer (b. 1695)  

1782  On this day in history death of henry Home, Lord Kames, Scottish philosopher (b. 1697)  

1800  Death of Hugh Blair, Scottish preacher and man of letters (b. 1718) on December - 27.  

1805  On December - 27 belle van Zuylen, Neth/Swiss writer (Trois Femmes), dies at 65  

1812  Death of Shneur Zalman of Liadi, Lithuanian rabbi and founder of Chabad Hasidism (b. 1745) on December - 27.  

1834  Death of Charles Lamb, English essayist (b. 1775) on this day in history.  

1836  On this day in history stephen Fuller Austin, founder of state of Texas, dies at 43  

1858  Alexandre Pierre Francois Boely, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

1877  On December - 27 nikolai A Nekrasov, Russian poet (Metshty into Zvuki), dies at 56  

1880  Alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75 on December - 27.  

1896  Death of John Brown, British manufacturer (b. 1816) on December - 27.  

1900  William G Armstrong, of Cragside, Brit const (hydr crane), dies at 90 on December - 27.  

1914  Death of Charles Martin Hall, American chemist and inventor (b. 1863) on this day in history.  

1916  Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer, dies at 70 on December - 27.  

1919  On December - 27 achilles Alferaki, composer, dies at 73  

1924  William Archer, Scottish critic/playwright (Green Goddess), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

1925  On this day in history louis Dosfel, Flemish lawyer/literary (Assault!), dies at 44  

1930  William Courtleigh, actor (Madame X, Eyes of Youth), dies at 63 on this day in history.  

1931  Peter Christian Lutkin, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

1936  Hans von Seeckt, German Gen/advisor of Chiang Kai-shek, dies at 70 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 27

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1390  On this day in history birth of anne de Mortimer, claimant to the English throne (d. 1411)  

1555  On this day in history birth of johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist  

1571  On this day in history birth of johannes Kepler, German astronomer (d. 1630)  

1645  Giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized was born on this day in history.  

1654  Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician was born on this day in history.  

1683  Conyers Middleton, English minister (d. 1750) was born on December - 27.  

1709  Pieter de Swart, Dutch architect (Royal Palace, Hague) was born on December - 27.  

1715  Philippe de Noailles, duc de Mouchy, French soldier (d. 1794) was born on December - 27.