Famous Deaths In January - 27
Thursday, 17 August 2017
0098 Marius Cocceius Nerva, emperor of Rome (96-98), dies at about 67 on this day in history.
0661 Death of Death of Ali, the final Sunni Rashidun and first Shia Imam.(b. 599 or 600) on this day in history.
0672 On January - 27 vitalianus, pope (657-72)/saint, dies
0847 On this day in history sergius II, pope (844-47), dies
1164 On January - 27 abraham ibn Ezra, poet/philosopher, dies
1490 Death of Ashikaga Yoshimasa, Japanese shogun (b. 1435) on January - 27.
1540 Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies on this day in history.
1565 On January - 27 robrecht de Berghes, prince-bishop of Liege (1557-64), dies
1612 Death of Maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77 on this day in history.
1625 On January - 27 adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49
1629 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1638 Death of Gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses, Spanish novelist on this day in history.
1669 On January - 27 gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87
1699 William Temple, statesman, dies on this day in history.
1731 Bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Ital piano builder, dies at 75 on January - 27.
1740 Death of Louis Henri, Duc de Bourbon, Prime Minister of France (b. 1692) on this day in history.
1763 John Theodor of Bavaria, prince-bishop of Liege/cardinal, dies on January - 27.
1802 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42 on this day in history.
1814 Johann Gottlieb Fichte, philosopher, dies on January - 27.
1816 Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood/admiral, dies on January - 27.
1850 J Gottfried Schadow, German sculptor/cartoonist/writer, dies at 85 on January - 27.
1851 John James Audubon, conservationist (Audubon Society), dies at 65 on January - 27.
1857 On January - 27 dorothea von Benckendorff, Baltic monarch of Lieven, dies at 72
1858 Gerrit van der Linde Jz, Dutch "Principal", poet, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1859 Carl A Agardh, Swedish botanist/bishop of Karlstad, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1860 On January - 27 death of jános Bolyai, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1802)
1864 On January - 27 franz von Klenze, German architect (palace Leuchtenberg), dies at 59
1866 John Gibson, sculptor, dies on this day in history.
1880 On this day in history death of edward Middleton Barry, English architect (b. 1830)
1889 On January - 27 ivan S Aksakov, Russian journalist, dies at 65
1893 James G Blaine, US minister of foreign affairs, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1901 Death of Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer (b. 1813) on this day in history.
1904 Adam Minchejmer, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1919 On January - 27 death of endre Ady, Hungarian poet (b. 1877)