Famous Deaths In August - 27
Wednesday, 30 November 2022
0542 Death of Saint Caesarius of Arles on this day in history.
0827 Death of Pope Eugene II on this day in history.
1208 On August - 27 irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
1312 Death of Arthur II, Duke of Brittany (b. 1262) on August - 27.
1394 Death of Chokei, Emperor of Japan (b. 1343) on this day in history.
1450 Death of Reginald West, 6th Baron De La Warr, English politician (b. 1395) on this day in history.
1521 On this day in history josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
1522 On this day in history giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about 75
1545 On August - 27 death of piotr Gamrat, Polish Catholic archbishop (b. 1487)
1572 Death of Claude Goudimel, French composer on this day in history.
1576 On August - 27 titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
1577 Death of Titian, Italian artist on this day in history.
1590 On August - 27 sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/"Montalto"], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68
1608 On August - 27 hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66
1611 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on this day in history.
1635 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43 on August - 27.
1664 Death of Francisco Zurbarán, Spanish painter (b. 1598) on this day in history.
1667 Death of Adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33 on August - 27.
1746 Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer, composer, dies on this day in history.
1748 On August - 27 james Thomson, dies
1773 Death of Friedrich Wilhelm von Seydlitz, Prussian general (b. 1721) on this day in history.
1827 On August - 27 ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat, dies
1828 On this day in history eise J Eisinga, constructed planetarium at Franeker, dies at 84
1830 On this day in history death of louis H J Condé, French prince, commits suicide at 74
1840 On August - 27 william Kneass, 3rd US chief engraver (1824-40), dies in office
1841 Ignaz Xaver von Seyfried, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1846 On August - 27 frantiszek Scigalski, composer, dies at 64
1855 On this day in history francisco Eduardo da Costa, composer, dies at 36
1857 On this day in history death of rufus Wilmot Griswold, American literary critic and editor (b. 1812)
1865 On this day in history jozef Nowakowski, composer, dies at 64
1867 On August - 27 karol Katski, composer, dies at 51
1868 On August - 27 franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82
1871 Death of William Whiting Boardman, American politician (b. 1794) on this day in history.