Famous People Who Died on This Day in History, Who Died Today in History?

Here is a list who died on date 27 November today. Important and famous people from throughout history died on this day. Today's famous deaths list for November 27

Who Died Today, Famous Deaths on November 27

Name Date
8 BC Horace, Roman soldier and poet (b. 65 BC)
395 Rufinus, Roman politician (b. 335)
450 Galla Placidia, Roman Empress (b. 392)
511 Clovis I, king of the Franks
602 Maurice, Byzantine emperor (b. 539)
639 Acarius, bishop of Doornik and Noyon
1198 Constance, Queen of Sicily (b. 1154)
1252 Blanche of Castile (b. 1188)
1346 Saint Gregory of Sinai (b. c. 1260)
1382 Philip van Artevelde, Flemish patriot (b. 1340)
1474 Guillaume Dufay, Flemish composer and educator (b. 1397)
1570 Jacopo Sansovino, Italian sculptor and architect (b. 1486)
1592 Nakagawa Hidemasa, Japanese commander (b. 1568)
1620 Francis, Duke of Pomerania-Stettin, Bishop of Cammin (b. 1577)
1632 John Eliot, English politician (b. 1592)
1703 Henry Winstanley, English painter and engineer (b. 1644)
1754 Abraham de Moivre, French-English mathematician and theorist (b. 1667)
1811 Andrew Meikle, Scottish engineer, designed the threshing machine (b. 1719)
1819 Gustavus Conyngham, Irish-born American merchant sea captain, an officer in the Continental Navy and a privateer.
1830 André Parmentier, Belgian-American architect (b. 1780)
1852 Ada Lovelace, English mathematician and computer scientist (b. 1815)
1875 Richard Christopher Carrington, English astronomer and educator (b. 1826)
1881 Theobald Boehm, German flute player and composer (b. 1794)
1884 Fanny Elssler, Austrian ballerina (b. 1810)
1895 Alexandre Dumas, fils, French novelist and playwright (b. 1824)
1899 Constant Fornerod, Swiss academic and politician, 10th President of the Swiss Council of States (b. 1819)
1901 Clement Studebaker, American businessman, co-founded Studebaker (b. 1831)
1908 Jean Albert Gaudry, French geologist and palaeontologist (b. 1827)
1916 Emile Verhaeren, Belgian poet and playwright (b. 1855)
1919 Manuel Espinosa Batista, Panamanian pharmacist and politician (b. 1857)
1920 Alexius Meinong, Ukrainian-Austrian philosopher and author (b. 1853)
1921 Douglas Cameron, Canadian contractor and politician, 8th Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba (b. 1854)
1931 Lya De Putti, Slovak-American actress (b. 1899)
1934 Baby Face Nelson, American criminal (b. 1908)
1936 Basil Zaharoff, Greek-French businessman and philanthropist (b. 1849)
1940 Nicolae Iorga, Romanian historian and politician, 34th Prime Minister of Romania (b. 1871)
1943 Ivo Lola Ribar, Croatian soldier and politician (b. 1916)
1944 Leonid Mandelstam, Russian physicist and academic (b. 1879)
1953 Eugene O'Neill, American playwright, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1888)
1955 Arthur Honegger, French-Swiss composer and academic (b. 1892)
1958 Georgi Damyanov, Bulgarian politician, Head of State of Bulgaria (b. 1892)
1958 Artur Rodziſski, Polish-American conductor (b. 1892)
1960 Frederick Fane, Irish-English cricketer (b. 1875)
1960 Dirk Jan de Geer, Dutch lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of the Netherlands (b. 1870)
1962 August Lass, Estonian footballer (b. 1903)
1967 Léon M'ba, Gabonese politician, 1st President of Gabon (b. 1902)
1969 May Gibbs, English Australian children's author, illustrator, and cartoonist, (b. 1877)
1970 Helene Madison, American swimmer and nurse (b. 1913)
1973 Frank Christian, American trumpet player (b. 1887)
1975 Alberto Massimino, Italian automotive engineer (b. 1895)
1975 Ross McWhirter, English author and activist, co-founded the Guinness Book of Records (b. 1925)
1977 Mart Laga, Estonian basketball player (b. 1936)
1978 Harvey Milk, American lieutenant and politician (b. 1930)
1978 George Moscone, American lawyer and politician, 37th Mayor of San Francisco (b. 1929)
1980 F. Burrall Hoffman, American architect, designed the Villa Vizcaya (b. 1882)
1981 Lotte Lenya, Austrian singer and actress (b. 1898)
1985 Rendra Karno, Indonesian actor (b. 1920)
1986 Steve Tracy, American actor (b, 1952)
1988 John Carradine, American actor (b. 1906)
1988 Jan Hein Donner, Dutch chess player and author (b. 1927)
1989 Carlos Arias Navarro, Spanish lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Spain (b. 1908)
1990 David White, American actor (b. 1916)
1990 Basilis C. Xanthopoulos, Greek physicist and academic (b. 1951)
1992 Ivan GeneraliĿ, Croatian painter (b. 1914)
1994 Fernando Lopes-Graça, Portuguese composer and conductor (b. 1906)
1997 Buck Leonard, American baseball player and educator (b. 1907)
1998 Barbara Acklin, American singer-songwriter (b. 1943)
1998 Gloria Fuertes, Spanish poet and author of children's literature (b. 1917)
1999 Yasuhiro Kojima, Japanese-American wrestler and trainer (b. 1937)
1999 Alain Peyrefitte, French scholar and politician, French Minister of Justice (b. 1925)
1999 Elizabeth Gray Vining, American author and librarian (b. 1902)
2000 Malcolm Bradbury, English author and academic (b. 1932)
2000 Uno Prii, Estonian-Canadian architect (b. 1924)
2000 Len Shackleton, English footballer and journalist (b. 1922)
2002 Billie Bird, American actress (b. 1908)
2002 Shivmangal Singh Suman, Indian poet and academic (b. 1915)
2005 Jocelyn Brando, American actress (b. 1919)
2003 Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Indian poet and author (b. 1907)
2005 Joe Jones, American singer-songwriter (b. 1926)
2006 Don Butterfield, American tuba player (b. 1923)
2006 Bebe Moore Campbell, American author and educator (b. 1950)
2006 Casey Coleman, American sportscaster (b. 1951)
2007 Bernie Banton, Australian activist (b. 1946)
2007 Robert Cade, American physician and academic, co-invented Gatorade (b. 1927)
2007 Sean Taylor, American football player (b. 1983)
2007 Bill Willis, American football player and coach (b. 1921)
2008 V. P. Singh, Indian lawyer and politician, 7th Prime Minister of India (b. 1931)
2009 Al Alberts, American singer-songwriter (b. 1922)
2010 Irvin Kershner, American actor, director, and producer (b. 1923)
2011 Len Fulford, English photographer and director (b. 1928)
2011 Ken Russell, English actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1927)
2011 Gary Speed, Welsh footballer and manager (b. 1969)
2012 Mickey Baker, American guitarist (b. 1925)
2012 Ab Fafié, Dutch footballer and manager (b. 1941)
2012 ÿrik Izraelewicz, French journalist and author (b. 1954)
2012 Marvin Miller, American businessman and union leader (b. 1917)
2012 Jack Wishna, American photographer and businessman, co-founded Rockcityclub (b. 1958)
2013 Lewis Collins, English-American actor (b. 1946)
2013 Herbert F. DeSimone, American lawyer and politician, Attorney General of Rhode Island (b. 1929)
2013 Volker Roemheld, German physiologist and biologist (b. 1941)
2013 Nílton Santos, Brazilian footballer (b. 1925)
2013 Manuel F. Segura, Filipino colonel (b. 1919)
2014 Wanda Bſeſska, Polish physician and missionary (b. 1911)
2014 Phillip Hughes, Australian cricketer (b. 1988)
2014 P. D. James, English author (b. 1920)
2014 Jack Kyle, Irish rugby player and humanitarian (b. 1926)
2014 Fernance B. Perry, Portuguese-American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1922)
2015 Mark Behr, Tanzanian-South African author and academic (b. 1963)
2015 Maurice Strong, Canadian businessman and diplomat (b. 1929)
2015 Garrett Swasey, American figure skater and coach (b. 1971)
2015 Philippe Washer, Belgian tennis player and golfer (b. 1924)
2016 Ioannis Grivas, Greek statesman (b. 1923)