Famous People Who Died At 27

The list of famous people who died at 27 includes Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Andrew Cunanan. Famous personalities featured on this list, include emperors & kings, poets, soldiers and guitarists and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 27 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Spain and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain
24
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter & Musician
Birthdate: February 20, 1967
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Aberdeen, Washington, United States
Died: April 5, 1994
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 Amy Jade Winehouse

Amy Jade Winehouse
32
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Enfield, London, England
Died: July 23, 2011

 3 Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison
16
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 8, 1943
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Melbourne, Florida, United States
Died: July 3, 1971
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 4 Brian Jones

Brian Jones
10
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Founder of the Rolling Stones
Birthdate: February 28, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cheltenham
Died: July 3, 1969
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 5 Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: December 22, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: August 12, 1988
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 6 Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix
17
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer & Musician
Birthdate: November 27, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
Died: September 18, 1970

 7 Anton Yelchin

Anton Yelchin
7
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 11, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: June 19, 2016
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 8 Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin
14
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States
Died: October 4, 1970

 9 Andrew Cunanan

Andrew Cunanan
18
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: August 31, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: National City, California, United States
Died: July 23, 1997

 10 Aaron Hernandez

Aaron Hernandez
20
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: November 6, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bristol, Connecticut
Died: April 19, 2017
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 11 Kim Jong-hyun

Kim Jong-hyun
12
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: April 8, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: yehwa-dong, Seoul
Died: December 18, 2017
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 12 Jonathan Brandis

Jonathan Brandis
9
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 13, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Danbury, Connecticut
Died: November 12, 2003
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 13 Pat Tillman

Pat Tillman
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: November 6, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fremont, California
Died: April 22, 2004
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 14 Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson
4
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 8, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hazlehurst, Mississippi, United States
Died: August 16, 1938

 15 Laci Peterson

Laci Peterson
2
Birthdate: May 4, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Modesto
Died: December 24, 2002

 16 Joseph Merrick

Joseph Merrick
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Elephant Man
Birthdate: August 5, 1862
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leicester
Died: April 11, 1890
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 17 Pamela Courson

Pamela Courson
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Jim Morrison’s Partner
Birthdate: December 22, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Weed, California, United States
Died: April 25, 1974
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 18 Ahmed I

Ahmed I
4
Famous As: Ottoman Emperor
Birthdate: April 18, 1590
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Manisa, Turkey
Died: November 22, 1617

 19 Thuy Trang

Thuy Trang
4
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 14, 1973
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saigon
Died: September 3, 2001
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 20 Jihadi John

Jihadi John
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: August 17, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Al Jahra, Kuwait
Died: November 12, 2015

 21 Murad IV

Murad IV
1
Famous As: Ottoman Sultan
Birthdate: July 26, 1612
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Constantinople, Ottoman Empire
Died: February 8, 1640

 22 Bobby Sands

Bobby Sands
2
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Birthdate: March 9, 1954
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Newtownabbey, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Died: May 5, 1981

 23 Jade Goody

Jade Goody
2
Famous As: Reality TV Star
Birthdate: June 5, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bermondsey, London, England
Died: March 22, 2009
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 24 Edmund Ironside

Edmund Ironside
0
Famous As: King of England
Birthdate: 0989 AD
Birthplace: Wessex
Died: November 30, 1016

 25 Fredo Santana

Fredo Santana
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 4, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Died: January 19, 2018
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 26 Andrés Escobar

Andrés Escobar
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: March 13, 1967
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Medellín
Died: July 2, 1994
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 27 Gerry Bertier

Gerry Bertier
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: August 20, 1953
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Died: March 20, 1981

 28 Charles VIII of France

Charles VIII of France
0
Famous As: King of France
Birthdate: June 30, 1470
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Château Royal d'Amboise, Amboise, France
Died: April 7, 1498

 29 Sahara Davenport

Sahara Davenport
2
Famous As: Drag Queen
Birthdate: December 17, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: October 1, 2012

 30 Mia Zapata

Mia Zapata
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist
Birthdate: August 25, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 7, 1993

 31 Pete Ham

Pete Ham
0
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 27, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Swansea
Died: April 24, 1975

 32 Alan Wilson

Alan Wilson
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: singer, singer-songwriter, guitarist
Birthdate: July 4, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boston
Died: September 3, 1970

 33 William C. Quantrill

William C. Quantrill
1
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Confederate guerrilla leader
Birthdate: July 31, 1837
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Canal Dover, Ohio, United States
Died: June 6, 1865

 34 Reggie Lewis

Reggie Lewis
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 21, 1965
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
Died: July 27, 1993

 35 Rupert Brooke

Rupert Brooke
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 3, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rugby
Died: April 23, 1915

 36 Alexander of Greece

Alexander of Greece
1
Famous As: King
Birthdate: August 1, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tatoi Royal Palace, Greece
Died: October 25, 1920

 37 Ennis Cosby

Ennis Cosby
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Teacher
Birthdate: April 15, 1969
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: January 16, 1997

 38 Tom Pryce

Tom Pryce
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver
Birthdate: June 11, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ruthin
Died: March 5, 1977

 39 Crown Prince Sado

Crown Prince Sado
1
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: February 13, 1735
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Died: July 12, 1762

 40 Alfonso XII of Spain

Alfonso XII of Spain
0
Famous As: King
Birthdate: November 28, 1857
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Madrid
Died: November 25, 1885

 41 Claude of France

Claude of France
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: November 12, 1547
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fontainebleau, France
Died: February 21, 1575

 42 Pope John XII

Pope John XII
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 0937 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: May 14, 0964

 43 Leonard Siffleet

Leonard Siffleet
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Australian commando of World War II
Birthdate: January 14, 1916
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gunnedah, Australia
Died: October 24, 1943

 44 Henry Moseley

Henry Moseley
1
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: November 23, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Weymouth, Dorset, England
Died: August 10, 1915

 45 Claude of France

Claude of France
0
Famous As: French Princess
Birthdate: November 12, 1547
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fontainebleau, France
Died: February 21, 1575

 46 Execution of Navid Afkari

Execution of Navid Afkari
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: July 22, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Shiraz, Iran
Died: September 12, 2020

 47 Rick Rypien

Rick Rypien
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: May 16, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blairmore, Alberta
Died: August 15, 2011
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 48 Camilo Cienfuegos

Camilo Cienfuegos
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Armed force officer
Birthdate: February 6, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Havana
Died: October 28, 1959

 49 Túpac Amaru

Túpac Amaru
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 1545 AD
Birthplace: Peru
Died: September 24, 1572

 50 Yazdegerd III

Yazdegerd III
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0624 AD
Birthplace: Estakhr, Iran
Died: 0651 AD