Famous Deaths In April - 27
Friday, 14 August 2020
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on April - 27.
1076 Willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies on April - 27.
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 On this day in history death of ferdinand Magellan, world traveler, killed by Filipino natives at 50
1599 Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (b. 1538) on this day in history.
1605 On April - 27 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
1613 On this day in history death of robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (b. 1532)
1625 On April - 27 death of mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553)
1656 On this day in history gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
1682 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on April - 27.
1694 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history jan Francisci, composer, dies at 66
1764 On this day in history jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73
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 Zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34 on this day in history.
1871 On this day in history sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, composer, dies at 59
1872 On April - 27 ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70
1873 Death of William Charles Macready, English actor (b. 1793) on this day in history.
1881 On April - 27 ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
1882 On this day in history ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies
1893 John Murray Corse, US general (Union), dies on his 58th birthday on April - 27.
1896 Death of Henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (b. 1815) on this day in history.
1901 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81 on April - 27.
1902 On April - 27 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 Death of Harold "Heart" Crane, US poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32 on this day in history.
1936 On this day in history frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72
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 On this day in history death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)