Died On August 27th

Discover the most famous people who died on August 27. The list includes people like W. E. B. Du Bois, Haile Selassie, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Le Corbusier, Titian. Famous personalities featured on this list, include journalists, poets, actors and political leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & 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 Lord Mountbatten

Lord Mountbatten.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Last Viceroy of British India and Governor-General of Independent India
Birthdate: June 25, 1900
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: England
Died: 1979

 2 Haile Selassie

Haile Selassie.
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Famous As: Former Emperor of Ethiopia
Birthdate: July 23, 1892
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ejersa Goro, Imperial Ethiopia
Died: 1975
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 3 Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Birthdate: October 3, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dallas
Died: 1990
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 4 W. E. B. Du Bois

W. E. B. Du Bois.
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Famous As: Civil Rights Activists
Birthdate: February 23, 1868
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Great Barrington, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1963

 5 Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: December 13, 1906
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: 1968

 6 Jessi Combs

Jessi Combs.
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Famous As: Race Car Driver
Birthdate: July 27, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
Died: 2019
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 7 Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier.
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: October 6, 1887
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: La Chaux-de-Fonds
Died: 1965
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 8 Brian Epstein

Brian Epstein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Businessperson, Impresario, Talent agent, Talent manager
Birthdate: September 19, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: 1967
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 9 Titian

Titian.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 1488 AD
Birthplace: Pieve di Cadore
Died: 1576

 10 Douglas Kenney

Douglas Kenney
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: December 10, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Died: 1980

 11 Luna Vachon

Luna Vachon
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: January 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Montreal
Died: 2010
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 12 Mukesh

Mukesh
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: singer
Birthdate: July 22, 1923
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ludhiana
Died: 1976

 13 Gracie Allen

Gracie Allen.
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: July 26, 1895
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
Died: 1964
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 14 Gail Russell

Gail Russell
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: 1961

 15 Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Hrishikesh Mukherjee
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Film editor
Birthdate: September 30, 1922
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Died: 2006

 16 Greg Morris

Greg Morris
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 27, 1933
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Died: 1996
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 17 Charles Evans Hughes

Charles Evans Hughes
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 11, 1862
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Glens Falls, New York, U.S.
Died: 1948

 18 Andrew William Mellon

Andrew Mellon.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialist, Philanthropist
Birthdate: March 24, 1855
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1937

 19 Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild

Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist, Ornithologist, Entomologist, Lepidopterist
Birthdate: February 8, 1868
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England
Died: 1937

 20 Darryl Dawkins

Darryl Dawkins
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 11, 1957
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Orlando, Florida
Died: 2015
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 21 Bennett Cerf

Bennett Cerf
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: May 25, 1898
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York
Died: 1971

 22 Josquin des Prez

Josquin des Prez.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 1450 AD
Birthplace: County of Hainaut, Belgium
Died: 1521

 23 Anandamayi Ma

Anandamayi Ma
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: April 30, 1896
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bengal
Died: 1982

 24 Otto Strasser

Otto Strasser
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Journalist, Politician, Writer
Birthdate: September 10, 1897
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bad Windsheim
Died: 1974

 25 Raymond St. Jacques

Raymond St. Jacques
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: 1990

 26 Margaret Bourke-White

Margaret Bourke-White
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Birthdate: June 14, 1904
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1971

 27 Louis Botha

Louis Botha
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 27, 1862
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Greytown
Died: 1919

 28 Princess Mafalda of Savoy

Princess Mafalda of Savoy
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: November 19, 1902
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1944

 29 Anatoly Onoprienko

Anatoly Onoprienko.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: July 25, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Zhytomyr
Died: 2013
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 30 Lope de Vega

Lope de Vega
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Poet, Writer
Birthdate: November 25, 1562
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Madrid
Died: 1635

 31 Erika Mann

Erika Mann
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 9, 1905
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Munich, German Empire
Died: 1969

 32 Cesare Pavese

Cesare Pavese.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Italian poet
Birthdate: September 9, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Santo Stefano Belbo
Died: 1950

 33 Juan Seguín

Juan Seguín
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: October 27, 1806
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Texas, United States
Died: 1890

 34 Pope Sixtus V

Pope Sixtus V
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: December 13, 1521
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Grottammare, Italy
Died: 1590

 35 Valeri Kharlamov

Valeri Kharlamov
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: January 14, 1948
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow
Died: 1981
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 36 Ernest Lawrence

Ernest Lawrence.
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Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: August 8, 1901
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Canton, South Dakota, United States
Died: 1958

 37 Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: General
Birthdate: March 28, 1785
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Coburg, Germany
Died: 1851

 38 Ernest Orlando Lawrence

Ernest Orlando Lawrence
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 8, 1901
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: United States
Died: 1958

 39 Childe Hassam

Childe Hassam
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 17, 1859
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dorchester
Died: 1935

 40 Francisco de Zurbarán

Francisco de Zurbarán
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 7, 1598
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fuente de Cantos
Died: 1664

 41 Malcolm Wilde Browne

Malcolm Wilde Browne
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: April 17, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2012

 42 Sergey Mikhalkov

Sergey Mikhalkov
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: March 13, 1913
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 2009

 43 Hélder Câmara

Hélder Câmara
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Catholic Archbishop
Birthdate: February 7, 1909
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fortaleza, State of Ceará, Brazil
Died: 1999

 44 Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara

Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 16, 1924
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Barajali, The Gambia
Died: 2019

 45 Del Martin

Del Martin
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Gay rights activist
Birthdate: May 5, 1921
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 2008

 46 Teddy Stauffer

Teddy Stauffer
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Jazz musician, Bandleader, Nightclub owner, Actor, Saxophonist, Conductor
Birthdate: May 2, 1909
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Murten
Died: 1991

 47 Ivy Compton-Burnett

Ivy Compton-Burnett
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 5, 1884
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pinner, England
Died: 1969

 48 Little Saint Hugh of Lincoln

Little Saint Hugh of Lincoln
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Martyr
Birthdate: October 31, 1246
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lincoln, England
Died: 1255

 49 Abū ʿAlī Muṣṭafā

Abū ʿAlī Muṣṭafā
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Palestinian nationalist
Birthdate: May 14, 1938
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Arabeh, Palestine
Died: 2001

 50 Nico Minardos

Nico Minardos
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 15, 1930
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: 2011