Died On March 27th

Discover the most famous people who died on March 27. The list includes people like M. C. Escher, Dudley Moore, Milton Berle, Billy Wilder, Margaret of Valois. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, political leaders, non-fiction writers and poets and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & France 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 
King James I
(King of Scotland)

King James I
29
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 19, 1566
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edinburgh Castle, Scotland
Died: 1625

 2 
Yuri Gagarin
(Cosmonaut)

Yuri Gagarin
13
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 9, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Klushino, Russia
Died: 1968
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 3 
Dudley Moore
(Actor, Comedian and One of the Four Writer-Performers in the Comedy Revue ‘Beyond the Fringe’)

Dudley Moore
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 19, 1935
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Charing Cross Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Died: 2002
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 4 
M. C. Escher
(Graphic artist)

M. C. Escher
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 17, 1898
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Died: 1972

 5 
Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
(Indian Islamic Reformer and Educationist Who Founded the ‘Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College’, the First Muslim University in Southern Asia)

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
10
Birthdate: October 17, 1817
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Delhi, India
Died: 1898

 6 
Billy Wilder
(One of the Most Brilliant and Versatile Filmmakers of 'Classic Hollywood Cinema' With a Career Spanning Five Decades)

Billy Wilder
3
Birthdate: June 22, 1906
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sucha Beskidzka, Poland
Died: 2002
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

Milton Berle
7
Birthdate: July 12, 1908
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Died: 2002
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 8 
Diana Hyland
(Actress)

Diana Hyland
3
Birthdate: January 25, 1936
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cleveland Heights, Ohio, United States
Died: 1977

 9 
Madeleine Astor
(Socialite)

Madeleine Astor
11
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 19, 1893
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1940

 10 

Michael Gough
1
Birthdate: November 23, 1916
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur
Died: 2011

 11 
Ian Dury
(Singer)

Ian Dury
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 12, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Harrow, Middlesex, England
Died: 2000

 12 
Aldo Ray
(Actor)

Aldo Ray
3
Birthdate: September 25, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1991
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 
Adrienne Rich
(American poet)

Adrienne Rich
9
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 16, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: 2012

 14 
Margaret of Valois
(Queen consort of Navarre (1572-1599), Queen consort of France (1589-1599))

Margaret of Valois
0
Birthdate: May 14, 1553
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France
Died: 1615

 15 

Farley Granger
1
Birthdate: July 1, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Jose, California, USA
Died: 2011
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 

Stanisław Lem
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 12, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine
Died: 2006

 17 

Mother Angelica
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 20, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, United States
Died: 2016

 18 
Fazlur Rahman Khan
(Structural engineer)

Fazlur Rahman Khan
8
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 3, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Died: 1982

 19 
Mary of Burgundy
(Duchess of Burgundy)

Mary of Burgundy
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 13, 1457
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
Died: 1482

 20 
Howard Schnellenberger
(American Football Coach)

Howard Schnellenberger
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 16, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint Meinrad, Indiana, United States
Died: 2021

 21 
Joseph Lowery
(Former American minister in the United Methodist Church and leader in the civil rights movement, founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with Martin Luther King Jr.)

Joseph Lowery
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: October 6, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama, United States
Died: 2020

 22 
Henry Adams
(Historian Known for His Work 'The History of the United States of America 1801–1817')

Henry Adams
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 16, 1838
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1918

 23 
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
(Painter, Printmaker)

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
0
Birthdate: March 5, 1696
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: 1770

 24 
James Dewar
(Chemist)

James Dewar
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 20, 1842
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kincardine, Scotland
Died: 1923

Shirley Graham Du Bois
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 11, 1896
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: 1977

 26 
Stéphane Audran
(French Actress Best Remembered for her Performance in Critically Acclaimed French Movies)

Stéphane Audran
0
Birthdate: November 8, 1932
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Versailles, Seine-et-Oise, France
Died: 2018
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 27 
Kate Reid
(Actress)

Kate Reid
0
Birthdate: November 4, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1993
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 28 
Rudolf Vrba
(Former biochemist became known for having escaped from the camp in April 1944, at the height of the Holocaust)

Rudolf Vrba
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 11, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Topoľčany, Slovakia
Died: 2006

 29 
Eve Meyer
(Actor, Film producer, Playboy Playmate, Model)

Eve Meyer
2
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: December 13, 1928
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Griffin
Died: 1977
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 30 
David McClelland
(Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist)

David McClelland
2
Birthdate: May 20, 1917
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mount Vernon
Died: 1998

 31 
Ahmed Zaki
(Actor)

Ahmed Zaki
1
Birthdate: November 18, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Zagazig, Egypt
Died: 2005

 32 

George Gilbert Scott
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: July 13, 1811
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Gawcott, England
Died: 1878

 33 

Pope Gregory XI
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1329 AD
Birthplace: Saint-Julien-Maumont, France
Died: 1378

 34 
Vasily Smyslov
(Chess grandmaster)

Vasily Smyslov
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 24, 1921
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Soviet Union
Died: 2010

 35 
Michael Joseph Savage
(23rd Prime Minister of New Zealand)

Michael Joseph Savage
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 23, 1872
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tatong, Victoria, Australia
Died: 1940

 36 
H. R. F. Keating
(Fiction writer)

H. R. F. Keating
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 31, 1926
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Leonards, England
Died: 2011

 37 

Teresa, Contessa Guiccioli
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1800 AD
Birthplace: Ravenna, Italy
Died: 1873

 38 
Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche
(Entrepreneur, Engineer)

Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 19, 1909
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wiener Neustadt
Died: 1998

Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Kassel
0
Birthdate: April 27, 1650
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kassel, Hesse, Germany
Died: 1714

 40 
Maurizio Gucci
(Businessman)

Maurizio Gucci
26
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: September 26, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: 1995

 41 
William Stern
(Psychologist)

William Stern
0
Birthdate: April 29, 1871
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 1938

 42 

Paul Lauterbur
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 6, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sidney, Ohio, United States
Died: 2007

 43 
Ella Maillart
(Alpine skier)

Ella Maillart
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 1903
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: 1997

 44 
Gregorio Marañón
(Physician, Philosopher)

Gregorio Marañón
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: May 19, 1887
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: 1960

 45 
Hot Rod Hundley
(Basketball player, Journalist)

Hot Rod Hundley
0
Birthdate: October 26, 1934
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Died: 2015
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 46 
Yvonne Brill
(Rocket scientist)

Yvonne Brill
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: December 30, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada
Died: 2013

 47 

Jaroslav Heyrovský
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 20, 1890
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Prague
Died: 1967

 48 
Malcolm Cowley
(Novelist & Poet)

Malcolm Cowley
0
Birthdate: August 24, 1898
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Died: 1989

 49 
Georges Vézina
(Ice hockey player)

Georges Vézina
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 21, 1887
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicoutimi, Saguenay, Canada
Died: 1926
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 50 
Lang Hancock
(Entrepreneur)

Lang Hancock
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: June 10, 1909
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Perth, Australia
Died: 1992