Famous Deaths In April - 27
Monday, 17 May 2021
0630 Death of King Ardashir III of Persia on this day in history.
1076 On April - 27 willem, bishop of Utrecht (1054-76), murderer of earl Floris I, dies
1124 On April - 27 alexander I, king of Scotland (1107-24), dies
1404 On this day in history philip, the Stout, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 62
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 April - 27.
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 Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553) on this day in history.
1656 On April - 27 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
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 April - 27.
1695 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44 on this day in history.
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 Jaime de Casellas, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history death of william Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (b. 1710)
1794 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 on April - 27.
1813 Zebulon M Pike, US explorer (Pike's Peak), dies in battle at 34 on April - 27.
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 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 On this day in history ralph Waldo Emerson, US poet (Representive Men), dies
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 this day in history.
1902 Julius Sterling Morton, who started Arbor Day, dies at 72 on April - 27.
1915 On April - 27 alexander N Skriabin, Russ pianist/composer (Prometheus), dies at 43
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 Edmond Rubbens, Belgian minister to Colonies, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1941 On this day in history death of penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874)