Famous Deaths on August 27, Who Died on August 27

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Date Name
1146 King Eric III of Denmark
1255 Little Saint Hugh of Lincoln (b. 1247)
1312 Arthur II, Duke of Brittany (b. 1261)
1394 Emperor Chōkei of Japan (b. 1343)
1450 Reginald West, 6th Baron De La Warr, English politician (b. 1395)
1521 Josquin des Prez, Flemish composer (b. 1450)
1545 Piotr Gamrat, Polish archbishop (b. 1487)
1576 Titian, Italian painter and educator (b. 1488)
1590 Pope Sixtus V (b. 1521)
1611 Tomás Luis de Victoria, Spanish composer (b. c. 1548)
1635 Lope de Vega, Spanish poet and playwright (b. 1562)
1664 Francisco de Zurbarán, Spanish painter and educator (b. 1598)
1748 James Thomson, Scottish poet and playwright (b. 1700)
1782 John Laurens, American Revolutionary and Congressman (b.1754)
1828 Eise Eisinga, Dutch astronomer and academic, built the Eisinga Planetarium (b. 1744)
1857 Rufus Wilmot Griswold, American anthologist, poet, and critic (b. 1815)
1865 Thomas Chandler Haliburton, Canadian judge and politician (b. 1796)
1871 William Whiting Boardman, American lawyer and politician (b. 1794)
1875 William Chapman Ralston, American businessman and financier, founded the Bank of California (b. 1826)
1891 Samuel C. Pomeroy, American businessman and politician (b. 1816)
1903 Kusumoto Ine, first Japanese female doctor of Western medicine (b. 1827)
1909 Emil Christian Hansen, Danish physiologist and mycologist (b. 1842)
1922 Reſat ÿiĿiltepe, Turkish colonel (b. 1879)
1929 Herman Potočnik, Croatian-Austrian engineer (b. 1892)
1931 Frank Harris, Irish-American journalist and author (b. 1856)
1931 Willem Hubert Nolens, Dutch priest and politician (b. 1860)
1931 Francis Marion Smith, American miner and businessman (b. 1846)
1935 Childe Hassam, American painter and academic (b. 1859)
1944 Georg von Boeselager, German soldier (b. 1915)
1945 Hubert Pál Álgyay, Hungarian engineer, designed the Petſfi Bridge (b. 1894)
1948 Charles Evans Hughes, American lawyer and politician, 11th Chief Justice of the United States (b. 1862)
1950 Cesare Pavese, Italian author, poet, and critic (b. 1908)
1956 Pelageya Shajn, Russian astronomer and academic (b. 1894)
1958 Ernest Lawrence, American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1901)
1963 W. E. B. Du Bois, American sociologist, historian, and activist (b. 1868)
1963 Inayatullah Khan Mashriqi, Pakistani mathematician and scholar (b. 1888)
1964 Gracie Allen, American actress and comedian (b. 1895)
1965 Le Corbusier, Swiss-French architect and urban planner, designed the Philips Pavilion (b. 1887)
1967 Brian Epstein, English businessman and manager (b. 1934)
1968 Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark (b. 1906)
1969 Ivy Compton-Burnett, English author (b. 1884)
1969 Erika Mann, German actress and author (b. 1905)
1971 Bennett Cerf, American publisher, co-founded Random House (b. 1898)
1971 Margaret Bourke-White, American photographer and journalist (b. 1906)
1975 Haile Selassie, Ethiopian emperor (b. 1892)
1978 Gordon Matta-Clark, American painter and illustrator (b. 1943)
1978 Ieva SimonaitytĿ, Lithuanian author and poet (b. 1897)
1979 Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, English admiral and politician, 44th Governor-General of India (b. 1900)
1980 Douglas Kenney, American actor, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1947)
1981 Valeri Kharlamov, Russian ice hockey player (b. 1948)
1990 Avdy Andresson, Estonian soldier and diplomat (b. 1899)
1990 Stevie Ray Vaughan, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1954) (Double Trouble)
1994 Frank Jeske, German footballer (b. 1960)
1996 Greg Morris, American actor (b. 1933)
1998 Essie Summers, New Zealand author (b. 1912)
1999 Hélder Câmara, Brazilian archbishop and theologian (b. 1909)
2001 Michael Dertouzos, Greek-American computer scientist and academic (b. 1936)
2001 Abu Ali Mustafa, Palestinian politician (b. 1938)
2002 Edwin Louis Cole, American religious leader and author (b. 1922)
2003 Pierre Poujade, French soldier and politician (b. 1920)
2004 Willie Crawford, American baseball player (b. 1946)
2005 Giorgos Mouzakis, Greek trumpet player and composer (b. 1922)
2005 Seán Purcell, Irish footballer (b. 1929)
2006 Hrishikesh Mukherjee, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1922)
2006 Jesse Pintado, Mexican-American guitarist (b. 1969) (Napalm Death)
2007 Emma Penella, Spanish actress (b. 1930)
2009 Sergey Mikhalkov, Russian author and poet (b. 1913)
2010 Anton Geesink, Dutch martial artist (b. 1934)
2010 Luna Vachon, Canadian-American wrestler and manager (b. 1962)
2012 Neville Alexander, South African linguist and activist (b. 1936)
2012 Malcolm Browne, American journalist and photographer (b. 1931)
2012 Art Heyman, American basketball player (b. 1941)
2012 Ivica Horvat, Croatian footballer and manager (b. 1926)
2012 Richard Kingsland, Australian captain and pilot (b. 1916)
2013 Chen Liting, Chinese director and playwright (b. 1910)
2013 Bill Peach, Australian journalist (b. 1935)
2013 Dave Thomas, Welsh golfer and architect (b. 1934)
2014 Jacques Friedel, French physicist and academic (b. 1921)
2014 Valeri Petrov, Bulgarian poet, playwright, and screenwriter (b. 1920)
2014 Benno Pludra, German author (b. 1925)
2015 Kazi Zafar Ahmed, Bangladeshi politician, 8th Prime Minister of Bangladesh (b. 1939)
2015 Pascal Chaumeil, French director and screenwriter (b. 1961)
2015 Darryl Dawkins, American basketball player and coach (b. 1957)
542 Caesarius of Arles, French bishop and saint (b. 470)
749 Qahtaba ibn Shabib al-Ta'i, Persian general
827 Pope Eugene II
923 Ageltrude, queen of Italy and Holy Roman Empress