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.

Stevie Ray VaughanStevie Ray Vaughan
American
Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Haile SelassieHaile Selassie
Ethiopian
Former Emperor of Ethiopia

W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
Ghanaian
Civil Rights Activists

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
Swiss, French
Architect

TitianTitian
Italian
Painter

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

Josquin des PrezJosquin des Prez
French
Composer

Anatoly OnoprienkoAnatoly Onoprienko
Ukrainian
Serial Killer

Jessi CombsJessi Combs
American
Race Car Driver
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
Gail RussellGail Russell
American
Actress

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

Roger WilliamsRoger Williams
British
Actor
Luna VachonLuna Vachon
American
Professional wrestler

Charles Evans HughesCharles Evans Hughes
American
Politician
Greg MorrisGreg Morris
American
Actor

Margaret Bourke-WhiteMargaret Bourke-White
American
Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist,

Bennett CerfBennett Cerf
American
Publisher

Anandamayi MaAnandamayi Ma
Indian
Philosopher
Darryl DawkinsDarryl Dawkins
American
Basketball 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,

Louis BothaLouis Botha
South African
Politician
Childe HassamChilde Hassam
American
Painter

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Juan SeguínJuan Seguín
American
Political Leader

Valeri KharlamovValeri Kharlamov
Russian
Ice hockey player

Francisco de ZurbaránFrancisco de Zurbarán
Spanish
Painter

Pope Sixtus VPope Sixtus V
Italian
Pope
Rufus Wilmot GriswoldRufus Wilmot Griswold
American
Journalist, Writer, Literary critic, Poet

Eudoxia LopukhinaEudoxia Lopukhina
Russian
The first wife of Peter I of Russia
Hélder CâmaraHélder Câmara
Brazilian
Catholic Archbishop

Little Saint Hugh of LincolnLittle Saint Hugh of Lincoln
British
Martyr

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

MukeshMukesh
Indian
singer

Pope Eugene IIPope Eugene II
Italian
 

Eugen von Böhm-BawerkEugen von Böhm-Bawerk
Austrian
Economist

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