Famous Deaths In April - 27
Friday, 26 February 2021
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.
1076 On this day in history 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 Death of Ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50 on April - 27.
1599 Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538) on this day in history.
1605 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1613 Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on April - 27.
1625 On April - 27 death of mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553)
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
1695 On this day in history sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44
1702 Jean Bart, French capt/sea hero (Escape out of Plymouth), dies at 51 on April - 27.
1758 On April - 27 jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66
1764 On April - 27 jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73
1782 On April - 27 death of william Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710)
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 On this day in history sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59
1872 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70 on April - 27.
1873 On April - 27 death of william Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793)
1881 On April - 27 ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
1882 Ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies on this day in history.
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 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1932 On April - 27 death of harold "Heart" Crane, US poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32
1936 On April - 27 frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72
1937 Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46 on April - 27.
1938 On this day in history edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44
1941 Death of Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) on this day in history.