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.

W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
Ghanaian
Civil Rights Activists
Stevie Ray VaughanStevie Ray Vaughan
American
Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer

Haile SelassieHaile Selassie
Ethiopian
Former Emperor of Ethiopia

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
Swiss, French
Architect

TitianTitian
Italian
Painter

Gracie AllenGracie Allen
American
Comedian
Lord MountbattenLord Mountbatten
British
Last Viceroy of British India and Governor-General

Josquin des PrezJosquin des Prez
French
Composer

Jessi CombsJessi Combs
American
Race Car Driver
Anatoly OnoprienkoAnatoly Onoprienko
Ukrainian
Serial Killer

Ernest LawrenceErnest Lawrence
American
Physicist
Cesare PaveseCesare Pavese
Italian
Italian poet

Herman PotočnikHerman Potočnik
Croatian
Engineer

Robert Z. LeonardRobert Z. Leonard
American
Film Director, Actor, Producer

Andrew MellonAndrew William Mellon
American
Industrialist, Philanthropist

Brian EpsteinBrian Epstein
British
Businessperson, Impresario, Talent agent, Talent
Douglas KenneyDouglas Kenney
Screenwriter

Hrishikesh MukherjeeHrishikesh Mukherjee
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Film

Luna VachonLuna Vachon
American
Professional wrestler

Gail RussellGail Russell
American
Actress
Charles Evans HughesCharles Evans Hughes
American
Politician

Roger WilliamsRoger Williams
British
Actor
Greg MorrisGreg Morris
American
Actor

Darryl DawkinsDarryl Dawkins
American
Basketball player

Bennett CerfBennett Cerf
American
Publisher
Margaret Bourke-WhiteMargaret Bourke-White
American
Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist,

Anandamayi MaAnandamayi Ma
Indian
Philosopher
Valeri KharlamovValeri Kharlamov
Russian
Ice hockey player

Otto StrasserOtto Strasser
German
Journalist, Politician, Writer

Lope de VegaLope de Vega
Spanish
Playwright, Poet, Writer
Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
British
Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist,

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Louis BothaLouis Botha
South African
Politician
Juan SeguínJuan Seguín
American
Political Leader

Childe HassamChilde Hassam
American
Painter

Francisco de ZurbaránFrancisco de Zurbarán
Spanish
Painter

Pope Sixtus VPope Sixtus V
Italian
Pope
Hélder CâmaraHélder Câmara
Brazilian
Catholic Archbishop
Rufus Wilmot GriswoldRufus Wilmot Griswold
American
Journalist, Writer, Literary critic, Poet

Little Saint Hugh of LincolnLittle Saint Hugh of Lincoln
British
Martyr

Eudoxia LopukhinaEudoxia Lopukhina
Russian
The first wife of Peter I of Russia

Teddy StaufferTeddy Stauffer
Swiss
Jazz musician, Bandleader, Nightclub owner, Actor,
Jinx FalkenburgJinx Falkenburg
Spanish, American
Actress

Sergey MikhalkovSergey Mikhalkov
Russian
Author

Frank HarrisFrank Harris
Northern Irish
Journalist

Rowland HillRowland Hill
British
Educator

Daniel K. LudwigDaniel K. Ludwig
American
Magnate
John Russell PopeJohn Russell Pope
American
Architect

Caesarius of ArlesCaesarius of Arles
French
Saint
MukeshMukesh
Indian
singer

Pope Eugene IIPope Eugene II
Italian
 

Pierre PoujadePierre Poujade
French
Politician
Abram GamesAbram Games
British
Graphic Designer

Anton GeesinkAnton Geesink
Netherlands Antilles
Judoka
Ivy Compton-BurnettIvy Compton-Burnett
British
Novelist

Max BlackMax Black
Azerbaijani, British, American
Philosopher

Reynold A. NicholsonReynold A. Nicholson
British
Translator

Aert de GelderAert de Gelder
Dutch
Painter

Arthur II, Duke of BrittanyArthur II, Duke of Brittany
British
Duke
Thomas Jefferson HoggThomas Jefferson Hogg
British
Barrister

Eugen von Böhm-BawerkEugen von Böhm-Bawerk
Austrian
Economist

George NepiaGeorge Nepia
New Zealander
Rugby Player

Malcolm Wilde BrowneMalcolm Wilde Browne
American
Journalist
Janie Porter BarrettJanie Porter Barrett
American
American educator

Norman LewisNorman Lewis
American
painter
Sir Dawda Kairaba JawaraSir Dawda Kairaba Jawara
Gambian
Politician

Ernest Orlando LawrenceErnest Orlando Lawrence
American