Famous Deaths In April - 27
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on April - 27.
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 On this day in history philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
1521 On April - 27 death of ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50
1599 On this day in history death of maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538)
1605 On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1613 Death of Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532) on April - 27.
1625 Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553) on April - 27.
1656 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1682 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on this day in history.
1694 On April - 27 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
1695 On April - 27 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 this day in history.
1758 Jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1764 Jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73 on April - 27.
1782 On this day in history death of william Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710)
1794 On April - 27 william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
1813 On this day in history zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34
1871 Sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1872 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1873 Death of William Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793) on April - 27.
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 April - 27 john Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday
1896 On April - 27 death of henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815)
1901 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on April - 27.
1902 On this day in history julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72
1915 Alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43 on April - 27.
1932 On this day in history death of harold "Heart" Crane, US poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32
1936 Frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72 on April - 27.
1937 Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist, dies at 46 on April - 27.
1938 Edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44 on April - 27.
1941 Death of Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) on this day in history.