Died On January 27th

Discover the most famous people who died on January 27. The list includes people like Francis Drake, John Hurt, Nellie Bly, J. D. Salinger, Giuseppe Verdi. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, poets and emperors & kings and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, Germany & United Kingdom and many more countries.

André the GiantAndré the Giant
French
Professional Wrestler
Gus GrissomGus Grissom
American
Astronaut

John Hurt John Hurt
British
Actor

Marcheline BertrandMarcheline Bertrand
American
Actress

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
American
Writer

Francis DrakeFrancis Drake
British
Navigator
HumayunHumayun
Indian
Mughal Emperor

Pete SeegerPete Seeger
American
American singer

Nellie BlyNellie Bly
American
Journalist
Giuseppe VerdiGiuseppe Verdi
Italian
Composer

Mahalia JacksonMahalia Jackson
American
Singer, Television Personality
NervaNerva
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor

John UpdikeJohn Updike
American
 

Thomas CrapperThomas Crapper
British
Businessman

Carl Gustaf Emil MannerheimCarl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim
Finnish
Military Leader

John James AudubonJohn James Audubon
American
Naturalist, Painter, Ornithologist
John FarrowJohn Farrow
Australian, American
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter

James G. BlaineJames G. Blaine
American
Politician

Gordon B. HinckleyGordon B. Hinckley
American
Religious Leader

Charles Hard TownesCharles H. Townes
American
Physicist
Johannes RauJohannes Rau
German
Former President of Germany

Endre AdyEndre Ady
Hungarian
Poet
Claude AkinsClaude Akins
American
Actor

Pham DuyPham Duy
American
Songwriter

Georges BidaultGeorges Bidault
French
French Politician
Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the

Zelda RubinsteinZelda Rubinstein
American
Actress
SuhartoSuharto
Indonesian
Politician, Military personnel

Louis de FunèsLouis de Funès
French
Actor, Film actor, Film director, Film producer,

Ed WhiteEd White
American
Engineer
Edward Higgins WhiteEdward Higgins White
American
Officer, Test pilot, Astronaut

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Ramaswamy VenkataramanRamaswamy Venkataraman
Indian
President , lawyer, politician
Lilli PalmerLilli Palmer
German
Actress

Jack PaarJack Paar
American
Actor

Roger B. ChaffeeRoger B. Chaffee
American
Officer, Aviator, Astronaut

Preston BrooksPreston Brooks
American
Politician
Jacobo ÁrbenzJacobo Árbenz
Guatemalan
Politician, Military personnel
Bartolomeo CristoforiBartolomeo Cristofori
Musical instrument maker, Piano maker, Inventor

BharmalBharmal
Indian
Ruler

Yue FeiYue Fei
Poet, Military personnel

Thakur AnukulchandraThakur Anukulchandra
Bangladeshi
 
Galla PlacidiaGalla Placidia
Ancient Roman
Queen

Queen Maria José of SavoyQueen Maria José of Savoy
Belgian, Italian
Queen

Isaac BabelIsaac Babel
Russian
Journalist, playwright, short story writer

Saint SavaSaint Sava
Serbian
Saint, priest, writer

Oskar HomolkaOskar Homolka
Austrian, American
Actor
Emmanuelle RivaEmmanuelle Riva
French
Actor, Photographer, Poet

Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount HoodSamuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood
Politician
Salvador LaurelSalvador Laurel
Filipino
Lawyer, Politician

Sally HayfronSally Hayfron
Ghanaian
Politician

Norman McLarenNorman McLaren
Canadian
Film director, Animator, Screenwriter
Leo Geyr von SchweppenburgLeo Geyr von Schweppenburg
German
Military General

Friedrich GuldaFriedrich Gulda
Austrian
Pianist, Composer, Singer, Jazz musician
Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
French
Officer, Military personnel

Angela MericiAngela Merici
Italian
Educator

Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von GersdorffRudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff
German
Military personnel

Mort WalkerMort Walker
American
Comics artist, Writer

Georgios GrivasGeorgios Grivas
Cypriot
Cypriot leader
Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
American
Jurist, Lawyer

Giovanni VergaGiovanni Verga
Italian
Italian writer

Orlando da CostaOrlando da Costa
Portuguese
politician, writer

Richard CourantRichard Courant
German
Mathematician, University teacher
Erich HeckelErich Heckel
German
Painter, University teacher, Graphic artist

Louis Henri, Duke of BourbonLouis Henri, Duke of Bourbon
French
Duke
János BolyaiJános Bolyai
Romanian
Mathematician

Thomas BrisbaneThomas Brisbane
Scottish
Officer

Thomas SopwithThomas Sopwith
British
Aircraft designer
Gene McFaddenGene McFadden
American
Singer

Pope VitalianPope Vitalian
Italian
Pope
Adam SedgwickAdam Sedgwick
British
Geologist

Pope Sergius IIPope Sergius II
Italian
Pope

Gwen Ffrangcon-DaviesGwen Ffrangcon-Davies
British
Actress
Philip AstleyPhilip Astley
British
Equestrian

Erich KleiberErich Kleiber
Austrian, Czech
Conductor
Sir William Temple, 1st BaronetSir William Temple, 1st Baronet
British
Statesman

Friedrich von HügelFriedrich von Hügel
Austrian
Writer

Abraham BloemaertAbraham Bloemaert
Dutch
Painter

Charles NodierCharles Nodier
French
Author
Norman Z. McLeodNorman Z. McLeod
American
Film Director
Meyer FortesMeyer Fortes
British, South African
Anthropologist

Geoffrey TreaseGeoffrey Trease
British
Writer

Edward RobinsonEdward Robinson
American
Translator

Yves ChauvinYves Chauvin
Belgian, French
French chemist
Paul BlanshardPaul Blanshard
American
Author

Hugh ScanlonHugh Scanlon
Australian, British
Trade-union leader

Gottfried SchadowGottfried Schadow
German
Sculptor

Benoît-Constant CoquelinBenoît-Constant Coquelin
French
Actor

Caspar de CrayerCaspar de Crayer
Belgian
Painter
John GibsonJohn Gibson
Welsh
Sculptor

Gonzalo Torrente BallesterGonzalo Torrente Ballester
Spanish
Writer
Ben TillettBen Tillett
British
Politician

William J. ButlerWilliam J. Butler
Irish, American
Actor
John Spencer BassettJohn Spencer Bassett
American
Historian
Grover Cleveland BergdollGrover Cleveland Bergdoll
American
Racing driver