Famous Deaths on January 27, Who Died on January 27

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Date Name
0098 Nerva, Roman emperor (b. 35)
1062 Adelaide of Hungary, (b. c. 1040)
1311 Külüg Khan, Emperor Wuzong of Yuan
1377 Frederick the Simple, King of Sicily
1490 Ashikaga Yoshimasa, Japanese shōgun (b. 1435)
1504 Ludovico II, Marquess of Saluzzo (b. 1438)
1540 Angela Merici, Italian educator and saint, founded the Company of St. Ursula (b. 1474)
1592 Gian Paolo Lomazzo, Italian painter (b. 1538)
1596 Francis Drake, English captain and explorer (b. 1540)
1629 Hieronymus Praetorius, German organist and composer (b. 1560)
1638 Gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses, Spanish author and poet (b. 1585)
1651 Abraham Bloemaert, Dutch painter and illustrator (b. 1566)
1688 Empress Dowager Xiaozhuang of China (b. 1613)
1689 Robert Aske, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1619)
1731 Bartolomeo Cristofori, Italian instrument maker, invented the Piano (b. 1655)
1733 Thomas Woolston, English theologian and author (b. 1669)
1740 Louis Henri, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1692)
1770 Philippe Macquer, French historian (b. 1720)
1794 Antoine Philippe de La Trémoille, French general (b. 1765)
1812 John Perkins, Anglo-Jamaican captain
1814 Johann Gottlieb Fichte, German philosopher and academic (b. 1762)
1816 Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood, English admiral and politician (b. 1724)
1851 John James Audubon, French-American ornithologist and painter (b. 1789)
1852 Paavo Ruotsalainen, Finnish farmer and lay preacher (b. 1777)
1860 János Bolyai, Romanian-Hungarian mathematician and academic (b. 1802)
1873 Adam Sedgwick, British geologist, Anglican priest and doctoral advisor to Charles Darwin (b. 1785)
1880 Edward Middleton Barry, English architect and academic, co-designed the Halifax Town Hall and the Royal Opera House (b. 1830)
1901 Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer (b. 1813)
1910 Thomas Crapper, English plumber and businessman (b. 1836)
1919 Endre Ady, Hungarian poet and journalist (b. 1877)
1921 Maurice Buckley, Australian sergeant (b. 1891)
1922 Nellie Bly, American journalist and author (b. 1864)
1927 Jurgis Matulaitis-Matulevičius, Lithuanian bishop (b. 1871)
1931 Nishinoumi Kajirō II, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 25th Yokozuna (b. 1880)
1940 Isaac Babel, Russian short story writer, journalist, and playwright (b. 1894)
1942 Kaarel Eenpalu, Estonian journalist and politician, Prime Minister of Estonia (b. 1888)
1951 Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, Finnish field marshal and politician, 6th President of Finland (b. 1867)
1956 Erich Kleiber, Austrian conductor and director (b. 1890)
1961 Bernard Friedberg, Austrian scholar and author (b. 1876)
1963 John Farrow, Australian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1904)
1965 Abraham Walkowitz, American painter (b. 1878)
1967 crew of Apollo 1
1970 Marietta Blau, Austrian physicist and academic (b. 1894)
1971 Jacobo Árbenz, Guatemalan captain and politician, President of Guatemala (b. 1913)
1972 Mahalia Jackson, American singer (b. 1911)
1973 William Nolde, American colonel (b. 1929)
1974 Georgios Grivas, Cypriot general (b. 1898)
1975 Bill Walsh, American screenwriter and producer (b. 1913)
1979 Victoria Ocampo. Argentine writer (b. 1890)
1982 Trần Văn Hương, South Vietnamese politician, 3rd President of South Vietnam, 3rd Vice President of South Vietnam, and 3rd Prime Minister of South Vietnam (b. 1902)
1983 Louis de Funès, French actor and screenwriter (b. 1914)
1986 Lilli Palmer, German-American actress (b. 1914)
1987 Norman McLaren, Scottish-Canadian animator and director (b. 1914)
1988 Massa Makan Diabaté, Malian historian, author, and playwright (b. 1938)
1989 Thomas Sopwith, English ice hockey player and pilot (b. 1888)
1993 André the Giant, French professional wrestler and actor (b. 1946)
1994 Claude Akins, American actor (b. 1918)
1996 Ralph Yarborough, American colonel, lawyer, and politician (b. 1903)
2000 Friedrich Gulda, Austrian pianist and composer (b. 1930)
2003 Henryk Jabłoński, Polish historian and politician, President of Poland (b. 1909)
2004 Salvador Laurel, Filipino lawyer and politician, 10th Vice President of the Philippines (b. 1928)
2006 Gene McFadden, American singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1948)
2007 Yang Chuan-kwang, Taiwanese decathlete, long jumper, and hurdler (b. 1933)
2008 Suharto, Indonesian general and politician, 2nd President of Indonesia (b. 1921)
2009 John Updike, American novelist, short story writer, and critic (b. 1932)
2010 Zelda Rubinstein, American actress (b. 1933)
2011 Charlie Callas, American comedian and musician (b. 1927)
2012 Greg Cook, American football player and sportscaster (b. 1946)
2013 Ivan Bodiul, Ukrainian-Russian politician (b. 1918)
2014 Pete Seeger, American singer-songwriter, guitarist and activist (b. 1919)
2015 Rocky Bridges, American baseball player and coach (b. 1927)
2016 Carlos Loyzaga, Filipino basketball player and coach (b. 1930)
2017 Emmanuelle Riva, French actress (b. 1927)
2018 Ingvar Kamprad, Founder of IKEA (b. 1926)
2019 Countess Maya von Schönburg-Glauchau, German socialite (b. 1958)
2020 Lina Ben Mhenni, Tunisian Internet activist and blogger (b. 1983)
2021 Cloris Leachman, American actress and comedian (b. 1926)[50][51]
2022 Andy Devine, British TV actor (b. 1942)
457 Marcian, Byzantine emperor (b. 392)
555 Yuan Di, emperor of the Liang Dynasty (b. 508)
672 Pope Vitalian
847 Pope Sergius II (b. 790)
906 Liu Can, chancellor of the Tang Dynasty
931 Ruotger, archbishop of Trier
947 Zhang Yanze, Chinese general and governor