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Famous Deaths In December - 27

Friday, 27 May 2016

0418  Zosimus, Greek Pope (417-8), dies on this day in history.  

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 December - 27 death of edmund Mortimer, 3rd Earl of March, English politician  

1548  Death of Francesco Spiera, Italian Protestant jurist (b. 1502) on this day in history.  

1590  Emmanuel-Philibert of Lalaing, marquis of Renty, dies at 33 on December - 27.  

1595  On December - 27 pietro Pontio, composer, dies at 63  

1603  On December - 27 thomas Cartwright, English Presbyterian publicist, dies at about 68  

1631  On December - 27 death of john Pijnas, Dutch painter, buried at about 47  

1641  On December - 27 francois van d'Aerssen, ruler of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69  

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 this day in history death of hyacinthe Rigaud, French painter (b. 1659)  

1771  Death of Henri Pitot, French engineer (b. 1695) on this day in history.  

1782  On December - 27 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  Belle van Zuylen, Neth/Swiss writer (Trois Femmes), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

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

1834  On this day in history death of charles Lamb, English essayist (b. 1775)  

1836  Stephen Fuller Austin, founder of state of Texas, dies at 43 on this day in history.  

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

1877  Nikolai A Nekrasov, Russian poet (Metshty into Zvuki), dies at 56 on this day in history.  

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

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

1900  On December - 27 william G Armstrong, of Cragside, Brit const (hydr crane), dies at 90  

1914  Death of Charles Martin Hall, American chemist and inventor (b. 1863) on December - 27.  

1916  Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.  

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  Louis Dosfel, Flemish lawyer/literary (Assault!), dies at 44 on this day in history.  

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 December - 27.  

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

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1390  Anne de Mortimer, claimant to the English throne (d. 1411) was born on this day in history.  

1555  Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist was born on this day in history.  

1571  Johannes Kepler, German astronomer (d. 1630) was born on this day in history.  

1645  Giovanni Adb Viscardi, Swiss architect, baptized was born on December - 27.  

1654  On December - 27 birth of jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician  

1683  On this day in history birth of conyers Middleton, English minister (d. 1750)  

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

1715  On this day in history birth of philippe de Noailles, duc de Mouchy, French soldier (d. 1794)  

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