Famous Deaths on January 27, Who Died on January 27

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Date Name
1062 Adelaide of Hungary, (b. c. 1040)
1142 Yue Fei, Chinese general (b. 1103)
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)
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)
1860 János Bolyai, Romanian-Hungarian mathematician and academic (b. 1802)
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 Roger B. Chaffee, American pilot, engineer, and astronaut (b. 1935) Gus Grissom, American pilot and astronaut (b. 1926) Ed White, American colonel, engineer, and astronaut (b. 1930)
1967 Alphonse Juin, Algerian-French general (b. 1888)
1970 Rocco D'Assunta, Italian actor, comedian and playwright (b. 1904)
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)
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 Jabſoſski, Polish historian and politician, President of Poland (b. 1909)
2004 Salvador Laurel, Filipino lawyer and politician, 10th Vice President of the Philippines (b. 1928)
2004 Jack Paar, American talk show host and author (b. 1918)
2006 Gene McFadden, American singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1948)
2006 Johannes Rau, German journalist and politician, 8th President of Germany (b. 1931)
2007 Yang Chuan-kwang, Taiwanese decathlete, long jumper, and hurdler (b. 1933)
2008 Suharto, Indonesian general and politician, 2nd President of Indonesia (b. 1921)
2008 Gordon B. Hinckley, American religious leader and author, 15th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (b. 1910)
2008 Louie Welch, American businessman and politician, 54th Mayor of Houston (b. 1918)
2009 John Updike, American novelist, short story writer, and critic (b. 1932)
2009 R. Venkataraman, Indian lawyer and politician, 8th President of India (b. 1910)
2010 Zelda Rubinstein, American actress (b. 1933)
2010 J. D. Salinger, American soldier and author (b. 1919)
2010 Howard Zinn, American historian, author, and activist (b. 1922)
2011 Charlie Callas, American comedian and musician (b. 1927)
2012 Greg Cook, American football player and sportscaster (b. 1946)
2012 Ted Dicks, English composer and screenwriter (b. 1928)
2012 Jeannette Hamby, American nurse and politician (b. 1933)
2012 Kevin White, American politician, 51st Mayor of Boston (b. 1929)
2013 Ivan Bodiul, Ukrainian-Russian politician (b. 1918)
2013 Stanley Karnow, American journalist and historian (b. 1925)
2014 Pete Seeger, American singer-songwriter, guitarist and activist (b. 1919)
2014 Epimaco Velasco, Filipino lawyer and politician, Governor of Cavite (b. 1935)
2014 Paul Zorner, German soldier and pilot (b. 1920)
2015 Rocky Bridges, American baseball player and coach (b. 1927)
2015 David Landau, English-Israeli journalist (b. 1947)
2015 Joseph Rotman, Canadian businessman and philanthropist (b. 1935)
2015 Charles Hard Townes, American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1915)
2015 Larry Winters, American wrestler and trainer (b. 1956)
2016 Carlos Loyzaga, Filipino basketball player and coach (b. 1930)
2017 Emmanuelle Riva, French actress (b. 1927)
2017 Arthur H. Rosenfeld, American physicist (b. 1926)
2018 Ingvar Kamprad, Founder of IKEA (b. 1926)
2018 Mort Walker, American cartoonist (b. 1923)
2019 Countess Maya von Schönburg-Glauchau, German socialite (b. 1958)
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
98 Nerva, Roman emperor (b. 35)