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.

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 André the Giant

André the Giant.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: May 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Coulommiers, Seine-et-Marne
Died: 1993
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 2 Mahalia Jackson

Mahalia Jackson.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Television Personality
Birthdate: October 26, 1911
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Died: 1972

 3 John Hurt

John Hurt .
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 22, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, UK
Died: 2017

 4 Marcheline Bertrand

Marcheline Bertrand.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 9, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois, United States
Died: 2007

 5 J. D. Salinger

J. D. Salinger.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 1, 1919
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 2010

 6 Francis Drake

Francis Drake.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Navigator
Birthdate: 1540 AD
Birthplace: Tavistock, Devon
Died: 1596

 7 Humayun

Humayun.
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Famous As: Mughal Emperor
Birthdate: March 17, 1508
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kabul
Died: 1556
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 8 Gus Grissom

Gus Grissom.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Astronaut
Birthdate: April 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Indiana
Died: 1967
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 9 Pete Seeger

Pete Seeger.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: American singer
Birthdate: May 3, 1919
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Manhattan
Died: 2014

 10 Suharto

Suharto
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: June 8, 1921
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kemusuk
Died: 2008

 11 Claude Akins

Claude Akins.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 25, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nelson, Georgia, United States
Died: 1994
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 12 Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly.
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 5, 1864
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cochrans Mills, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1922

 13 Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: October 10, 1813
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Le Roncole
Died: 1901

 14 Nerva

Nerva.
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Famous As: Roman Emperor
Birthdate: November 8, 0030
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Narni, Italy
Died: 0098

 15 Jack Paar

Jack Paar
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 1, 1918
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, U.S.
Died: 2004
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 16 Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn
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Famous As: Historian, playwright, philosopher, socialist thinker
Birthdate: August 24, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Died: 2010
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 17 Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim

Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: June 4, 1867
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Askainen, Finland
Died: 1951
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 18 John Updike

John Updike.
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 18, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2009

 19 Ed White

Ed White
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: November 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Died: 1967

 20 Louis de Funès

Louis de Funès
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Famous As: Actor, Film actor, Film director, Film producer, Dub actor, Screenwriter
Birthdate: July 31, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Courbevoie
Died: 1983
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 21 Thomas Crapper

Thomas Crapper.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: September 28, 1836
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Waterside, Thorne, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 1910

 22 Lilli Palmer

Lilli Palmer
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 24, 1914
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Poznań, Poland
Died: 1986

 23 John James Audubon

John James Audubon.
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Famous As: Naturalist, Painter, Ornithologist
Birthdate: April 26, 1785
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Les Cayes
Died: 1851

 24 Zelda Rubinstein

Zelda Rubinstein
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 28, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 2010
Height: 4'3" (130 cm)

 25 John Farrow

John Farrow.
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Famous As: Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: February 10, 1904
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Died: 1963

 26 Jacobo Árbenz

Jacobo Árbenz
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: September 14, 1913
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Quetzaltenango
Died: 1971

 27 Roger B. Chaffee

Roger B. Chaffee
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer, Aviator, Astronaut
Birthdate: February 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Grand Rapids
Died: 1967

 28 Gordon B. Hinckley

Gordon B. Hinckley.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birthdate: June 23, 1910
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: 2008

 29 Ramaswamy Venkataraman

Ramaswamy Venkataraman
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President , lawyer, politician
Birthdate: December 4, 1910
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rajamadam
Died: 2009

 30 Preston Brooks

Preston Brooks
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 5, 1819
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edgefield County, South Carolina
Died: 1857

 31 Bharmal

Bharmal
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Famous As: Ruler
Birthdate: 1491 AD
Birthplace: Amber
Died: 1574

 32 Queen Maria José of Savoy

Queen Maria José of Savoy
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: August 4, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ostend, Belgium
Died: 2001

 33 James G. Blaine

James G. Blaine.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 31, 1830
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: West Brownsville
Died: 1893

 34 Yue Fei

Yue Fei
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Poet, Military personnel
Birthdate: March 24, 1103
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tangyin County
Died: 1142

 35 Bartolomeo Cristofori

Bartolomeo Cristofori
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Famous As: Musical instrument maker, Piano maker, Inventor
Birthdate: May 4, 1655
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Padua
Died: 1731

 36 Isaac Babel

Isaac Babel
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Famous As: Journalist, playwright, short story writer
Birthdate: July 13, 1894
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Odessa
Died: 1940

 37 Galla Placidia

Galla Placidia
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 0392 AD
Birthplace: Constantinople
Died: 0450

 38 Prince Oskar of Prussia

Prince Oskar of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: July 27, 1888
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: 1958

 39 Emmanuelle Riva

Emmanuelle Riva
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Famous As: Actor, Photographer, Poet
Birthdate: February 24, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cheniménil
Died: 2017
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 40 Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff

Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: March 27, 1905
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lubin
Died: 1980

 41 Thakur Anukulchandra

Thakur Anukulchandra
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Birthdate: September 14, 1888
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hemayetpur
Died: 1969

 42 Oskar Homolka

Oskar Homolka
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 12, 1898
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1978

 43 Georgios Grivas

Georgios Grivas
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Cypriot leader
Birthdate: June 6, 1897
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Trikomo, Cyprus
Died: 1974

 44 Salvador Laurel

Salvador Laurel
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Lawyer, Politician
Birthdate: November 18, 1928
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tanauan
Died: 2004

 45 Sally Hayfron

Sally Hayfron
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 6, 1931
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Gold Coast
Died: 1992

 46 Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood

Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 12, 1724
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Butleigh
Died: 1816

 47 Anne of Bohemia and Hungary

Anne of Bohemia and Hungary
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: July 23, 1503
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Buda, Hungary
Died: 1547

 48 Leo Geyr von Schweppenburg

Leo Geyr von Schweppenburg
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military General
Birthdate: March 2, 1886
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: 1974

 49 Luigi Tenco

Luigi Tenco
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: March 21, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cassine, Italy
Died: 1967

 50 Johannes Rau

Johannes Rau.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Germany
Birthdate: January 16, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wuppertal, Rhine Province
Died: 2006