Famous Deaths In December - 27
Thursday, 09 July 2020
1938 Emile Vandervelde, President (1900â€“1918) of the International Socialist Bureau and Minister of 3 Belgian governments dies at 72 on December - 27.
1944 On December - 27 amy Marcy Cheney Beach, composer, dies at 77
1950 Max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist, dies at 66 on December - 27.
1952 Henri G Winkelman, Dutch supreme commander army/navy 1940, dies at 76 on December - 27.
1953 Death of Julian Tuwim, Polish poet (b. 1894) on December - 27.
1955 Death of Alfred Francis Blakeney Carpenter, English soldier (b. 1881) on this day in history.
1956 Death of Lambert McKenna, Irish editor and lexicographer. (b. 1870) on this day in history.
1957 Alan Bridge, actor (Hail the Conquering Hero), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history alfonso Reyes, Mexican poet/historian/diplomat, dies at 70
1965 Death of Edgar Ende, German painter (b. 1901) on this day in history.
1966 Death of Guillermo StÃ¡bile, Argentine footballer (b. 1906) on December - 27.
1972 On December - 27 lester B Pearson (L), 14th Canadian PM (Nobel 1957), dies at 75
1974 On this day in history amy Vanderbilt, US author (Complete book of etiquette), dies at 66
1978 Bob de Lange, Dutch actor/director (Daniel), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1979 On December - 27 death of hafizullah Amin, president of Afghanistan (1979), murdered
1981 Hoagy Carmichael, US actor/songwriter (Stardust), dies at 82 on December - 27.
1982 On December - 27 john Leonard Swigert Jr, astronaut (Apollo 13), dies of cancer at 51
1983 Walter Scott, rocker, dies on this day in history.
1985 Death of Dian Fossey, US naturalist (Gorillas in Mist), found dead in Rwanda on December - 27.
1986 Lars-Eric Vilner Larsson, composer, dies at 78 on December - 27.
1987 On December - 27 priscilla Dean, actress (Outside the Law), dies of injuries at 91
1988 On December - 27 fox Harris, actor (Alienator, Warlords, Sid & Nancy), dies
1991 Edward M Love, choreographer/dancer, dies of AIDS at 43 on this day in history.
1992 Cardew "the Cad" [Douglas] Robinson, Engl comedian (Alfie), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1993 Death of Youssef Sebti, Algerian scholar/poet, murdered at 50 on this day in history.
1994 On December - 27 hans Berghuis, author/poet (Kleitabletten), dies at 70
1995 Jeremy John Beadle, writer/broadcaster, dies at 39 on December - 27.
1997 On December - 27 brendan Gill, journalist, dies at 83
2002 On December - 27 death of george Roy Hill, American film director (b. 1922)
2003 Death of Alan Bates, English actor (b. 1934) on this day in history.
2004 Death of Hank Garland, American musician (b. 1930) on December - 27.
2005 On December - 27 death of william Doody, Canadian politician (b. 1931)
2007 On December - 27 death of benazir Bhutto, former Prime Minister of Pakistan (assassinated) (b. 1953)
2017 Death of Osvaldo Fattori, Italian footballer on this day in history.