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
John Hurt John Hurt
British
Actor

Mahalia JacksonMahalia Jackson
American
Singer, Television Personality

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
American
Writer

Francis DrakeFrancis Drake
British
Navigator

Marcheline BertrandMarcheline Bertrand
American
Actress
Gus GrissomGus Grissom
American
Astronaut

HumayunHumayun
Indian
Mughal Emperor

Pete SeegerPete Seeger
American
American singer
Nellie BlyNellie Bly
American
Journalist

John FarrowJohn Farrow
Australian, American
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Claude AkinsClaude Akins
American
Actor

Giuseppe VerdiGiuseppe Verdi
Italian
Composer

NervaNerva
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor

Gordon B. HinckleyGordon B. Hinckley
American
Religious Leader

John UpdikeJohn Updike
American
 
Carl Gustaf Emil MannerheimCarl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim
Finnish
Military Leader

Thomas CrapperThomas Crapper
British
Businessman

John James AudubonJohn James Audubon
American
Naturalist, Painter, Ornithologist

James G. BlaineJames G. Blaine
American
Politician
Johannes RauJohannes Rau
German
Former President of Germany

Charles Hard TownesCharles H. Townes
American
Physicist
Endre AdyEndre Ady
Hungarian
Poet

Georges BidaultGeorges Bidault
French
French Politician

Pham DuyPham Duy
American
Songwriter
SuhartoSuharto
Indonesian
Politician, Military personnel

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the
Ed WhiteEd White
American
Engineer

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

Roger B. ChaffeeRoger B. Chaffee
American
Officer, Aviator, Astronaut
Preston BrooksPreston Brooks
American
Politician

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Lilli PalmerLilli Palmer
German
Actress
Zelda RubinsteinZelda Rubinstein
American
Actress

Jack PaarJack Paar
American
Actor

Jacobo ÁrbenzJacobo Árbenz
Guatemalan
Politician, Military personnel

Yue FeiYue Fei
Poet, Military personnel
Ramaswamy VenkataramanRamaswamy Venkataraman
Indian
President , lawyer, politician
BharmalBharmal
Indian
Ruler

Bartolomeo CristoforiBartolomeo Cristofori
Musical instrument maker, Piano maker, Inventor

Emmanuelle RivaEmmanuelle Riva
French
Actor, Photographer, Poet

Queen Maria José of SavoyQueen Maria José of Savoy
Belgian, Italian
Queen
Angela MericiAngela Merici
Italian
Educator

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

Thakur AnukulchandraThakur Anukulchandra
Bangladeshi
 

Isaac BabelIsaac Babel
Russian
Journalist, playwright, short story writer

Galla PlacidiaGalla Placidia
Ancient Roman
Queen
Salvador LaurelSalvador Laurel
Filipino
Lawyer, Politician

Norman McLarenNorman McLaren
Canadian
Film director, Animator, Screenwriter
Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount HoodSamuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood
Politician

Sally HayfronSally Hayfron
Ghanaian
Politician

Anne of Bohemia and HungaryAnne of Bohemia and Hungary
Hungarian
Queen
Oskar HomolkaOskar Homolka
Austrian, American
Actor

Leo Geyr von SchweppenburgLeo Geyr von Schweppenburg
German
Military General
Friedrich GuldaFriedrich Gulda
Austrian
Pianist, Composer, Singer, Jazz musician

Empress Dowager XiaozhuangEmpress Dowager Xiaozhuang
Mongolian
Hong Taiji's consort

Alphonse JuinAlphonse Juin
French
Officer, Military personnel

Georgios GrivasGeorgios Grivas
Cypriot
Cypriot leader

Mort WalkerMort Walker
American
Comics artist, Writer
Erich HeckelErich Heckel
German
Painter, University teacher, Graphic artist

Orlando da CostaOrlando da Costa
Portuguese
politician, writer

Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
American
Jurist, Lawyer

Richard CourantRichard Courant
German
Mathematician, University teacher
Giovanni VergaGiovanni Verga
Italian
Italian writer

Louis Henri, Duke of BourbonLouis Henri, Duke of Bourbon
French
Duke
Gene McFaddenGene McFadden
American
Singer

Thomas SopwithThomas Sopwith
British
Aircraft designer

Thomas BrisbaneThomas Brisbane
Scottish
Officer
János BolyaiJános Bolyai
Romanian
Mathematician

Adam SedgwickAdam Sedgwick
British
Geologist
Pope VitalianPope Vitalian
Italian
Pope

Pope Sergius IIPope Sergius II
Italian
Pope

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

Erich KleiberErich Kleiber
Austrian, Czech
Conductor
Charles NodierCharles Nodier
French
Author

Sir William Temple, 1st BaronetSir William Temple, 1st Baronet
British
Statesman

Friedrich von HügelFriedrich von Hügel
Austrian
Writer

Abraham BloemaertAbraham Bloemaert
Dutch
Painter
Edward RobinsonEdward Robinson
American
Translator
Norman Z. McLeodNorman Z. McLeod
American
Film Director

Mārtiņš FreimanisMārtiņš Freimanis
Latvian
Musician

Wafa IdrisWafa Idris
Palestinian
First Palestinian female suicide bomber

Geoffrey TreaseGeoffrey Trease
British
Writer
Paul BlanshardPaul Blanshard
American
Author

Gottfried SchadowGottfried Schadow
German
Sculptor

Meyer FortesMeyer Fortes
British, South African
Anthropologist

Yves ChauvinYves Chauvin
Belgian, French
French chemist

Hugh ScanlonHugh Scanlon
Australian, British
Trade-union leader
Benoît-Constant CoquelinBenoît-Constant Coquelin
French
Actor

Gonzalo Torrente BallesterGonzalo Torrente Ballester
Spanish
Writer
John GibsonJohn Gibson
Welsh
Sculptor

Caspar de CrayerCaspar de Crayer
Belgian
Painter
John Spencer BassettJohn Spencer Bassett
American
Historian
Ben TillettBen Tillett
British
Politician