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27th of April 1296 EVENT Battle of Dunbar: The Scots are defeated by Edward I of England.
27th of April 1509 EVENT Pope Julius II places the Italian state of Venice under interdict.
27th of April 1521 EVENT Battle of Mactan: Explorer Ferdinand Magellan is killed by natives in the Philippines led by chief Lapu-Lapu.
27th of April 1539 EVENT Re-founding of the city of Bogota, New Granada (now Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastian de Belalcazar.
27th of April 1565 EVENT Cebu is established becoming the first Spanish settlement in the Philippines.
27th of April 1578 EVENT Duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favourites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise.
27th of April 1650 EVENT The Battle of Carbisdale: A Royalist army invades mainland Scotland from Orkney Island but is defeated by a Covenanter army.
27th of April 1667 EVENT The blind and impoverished John Milton sells the copyright of Paradise Lost for ?10.
27th of April 1749 EVENT First performance of Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks in Green Park, London.
27th of April 1773 EVENT The Parliament of Great Britain passes the Tea Act, designed to save the British East India Company by granting it a monopoly on the North American tea trade.
27th of April 1777 EVENT American Revolutionary War: The Battle of Ridgefield: A British invasion force engages and defeats Continental Army regulars and militia irregulars at Ridgefield, Connecticut.
27th of April 1805 EVENT First Barbary War: United States Marines and Berbers attack the Tripolitan city of Derna (The "shores of Tripoli" part of the Marines' hymn).
27th of April 1810 EVENT Beethoven composes his famous piano piece, Fur Elise.
27th of April 1813 EVENT War of 1812: United States troops capture the capital of Upper Canada in the Battle of York (present day Toronto, Canada).
27th of April 1840 EVENT Foundation stone for new Palace of Westminster, London, is laid by wife of Sir Charles Barry.
27th of April 1861 EVENT President of the United States Abraham Lincoln suspends the writ of habeas corpus.
27th of April 1865 EVENT The New York State Senate creates Cornell University as the state's land grant institution.
27th of April 1865 EVENT The steamboat Sultana, carrying 2,400 passengers, explodes and sinks in the Mississippi River, killing 1,700, most of whom are Union survivors of the Andersonville and Cahaba Prisons.
27th of April 1904 EVENT The Australian Labor Party becomes the first such party to gain national government, under Chris Watson.
27th of April 1909 EVENT Sultan of Ottoman Empire Abdul Hamid II is overthrown, and is succeeded by his brother, Mehmed V.
27th of April 1911 EVENT Following the resignation and death of William P. Frye, a compromise is reached to rotate the office of President pro tempore of the United States Senate.
27th of April 1914 EVENT Honduras becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty.
27th of April 1927 EVENT Carabineros de Chile (Chilean national police force and gendarmery) are created.
27th of April 1936 EVENT The United Auto Workers (UAW) gains autonomy from the American Federation of Labor.
27th of April 1941 EVENT World War II: The Communist Party of Slovenia, the Slovene Christian Socialists, the left-wing Slovene Sokols (also known as "National Democrats") and a group of progressive intellectuals establish the Liberation Front of the Slovenian People.
27th of April 1941 EVENT World War II: German troops enter Athens.
27th of April 1945 EVENT World War II: German troops are finally expelled from Finnish Lapland.
27th of April 1945 EVENT World War II: Benito Mussolini is arrested by Italian partisans in Dongo, while attempting escape disguised as a German soldier.
27th of April 1950 EVENT Apartheid: In South Africa, the Group Areas Act is passed formally segregating races.
27th of April 1953 EVENT Operation Moolah is initiated by General Mark W. Clark against Communist pilots.
27th of April 1959 EVENT The last Canadian missionary leaves the People's Republic of China.
27th of April 1960 EVENT Togo gains independence from French-administered UN trusteeship.
27th of April 1961 EVENT Sierra Leone is granted its independence from the United Kingdom, with Milton Margai as the first Prime Minister.
27th of April 1967 EVENT Expo 67 officially opens in Montreal, Canada with a large opening ceremony broadcast around the world. It opens to the public the next day.
27th of April 1974 EVENT 10,000 march in Washington, D.C., calling for the impeachment of US President Richard Nixon
27th of April 1977 EVENT 28 people are killed in the Guatemala City air disaster.
27th of April 1978 EVENT Former United States President Nixon aide John D. Ehrlichman is released from an Arizona prison after serving 18 months for Watergate-related crimes.
27th of April 1981 EVENT Xerox PARC introduces the computer mouse.
27th of April 1987 EVENT The U.S. Department of Justice bars the Austrian President Kurt Waldheim from entering the United States, saying he had aided in the deportation and execution of thousands of Jews and others as a German Army officer during World War II.
27th of April 1992 EVENT The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, comprising Serbia and Montenegro, is proclaimed.
27th of April 1992 EVENT Betty Boothroyd becomes the first woman to be elected Speaker of the British House of Commons in its 700-year history.
27th of April 1992 EVENT Russia and 12 other former Soviet republics become members of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
27th of April 1993 EVENT All members of the Zambia national football team lose their lives in a plane crash off Libreville, Gabon in route to Dakar, Senegal to play a 1994 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Senegal.
27th of April 1994 EVENT South African general election, 1994: The first democratic general election in South Africa, in which black citizens could vote. The Interim Constitution comes into force.
27th of April 1996 EVENT The 1996 Lebanon war ends.
27th of April 2002 EVENT The last successful telemetry from the NASA space probe Pioneer 10.
27th of April 2005 EVENT The superjumbo jet aircraft Airbus A380 makes its first flight from Toulouse, France.
27th of April 2006 EVENT Construction begins on the Freedom Tower for the new World Trade Center in New York City.
27th of April 2007 EVENT Estonian authorities remove the Bronze Soldier, a Soviet Red Army war memorial in Tallinn, amid political controversy with Russia.
27th of April 2011 EVENT The deadliest day of the 2011 Super outbreak of tornadoes, the largest tornado outbreak, in United States history.
27th of April 1623 BIRTHDAY Johann Adam Reinken, German organist (d. 1722)
27th of April 1650 BIRTHDAY Queen Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Kassel (d. 1714)
27th of April 1701 BIRTHDAY King Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia (d. 1773)
27th of April 1718 BIRTHDAY Thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (d. 1790)
27th of April 1724 BIRTHDAY Thomas Gardner, American politician and soldier (d. 1775)
27th of April 1737 BIRTHDAY Edward Gibbon, English historian (d. 1794)
27th of April 1748 BIRTHDAY Adamantios Korais, Greek humanist scholar (d. 1833)
27th of April 1755 BIRTHDAY Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician (d. 1836)
27th of April 1759 BIRTHDAY Mary Wollstonecraft, English author and feminist (d. 1797)
27th of April 1791 BIRTHDAY Samuel F. B. Morse, American inventor (d. 1872)
27th of April 1806 BIRTHDAY Queen Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies (d. 1878)
27th of April 1812 BIRTHDAY Friedrich von Flotow, German composer (d. 1883)
27th of April 1812 BIRTHDAY William W. Snow, American politician (d. 1886)
27th of April 1820 BIRTHDAY Herbert Spencer, English philosopher (d. 1903)
27th of April 1822 BIRTHDAY Ulysses S. Grant, American Civil War general and 18th President of the United States (d. 1885)
27th of April 1840 BIRTHDAY Edward Whymper, English mountaineer (d. 1911)
27th of April 1848 BIRTHDAY King Otto I of Bavaria (d. 1916)
27th of April 1850 BIRTHDAY Hans Hartwig von Beseler, German general (d. 1921)
27th of April 1853 BIRTHDAY Jules Lemaitre, French critic and dramatist (d. 1914)
27th of April 1857 BIRTHDAY Theodor Kittelsen, Norwegian artist (d. 1914)
27th of April 1862 BIRTHDAY Rudolph Schildkraut, Turkish-born American actor (d. 1930)
27th of April 1878 BIRTHDAY Frank Alvin Gotch, American professional wrestler (d. 1917)
27th of April 1888 BIRTHDAY Florence La Badie, Canadian actress (d. 1917)
27th of April 1893 BIRTHDAY Draza Mihailovic, Serbian-born Yugoslav military commander (d. 1946)
27th of April 1893 BIRTHDAY Allen Sothoron, American baseball player (d. 1939)
27th of April 1894 BIRTHDAY George Petty, American pin-up artist (d. 1975)
27th of April 1894 BIRTHDAY Nicolas Slonimsky, Russian-born musicologist and composer (d. 1995)
27th of April 1896 BIRTHDAY Rogers Hornsby, American baseball player (d. 1963)
27th of April 1899 BIRTHDAY Walter Lantz, American cartoonist (d. 1994)
27th of April 1903 BIRTHDAY Horace Stoneham, American baseball team owner (d. 1990)
27th of April 1904 BIRTHDAY Nikos Zachariadis, Greek politician (d. 1973)
27th of April 1904 BIRTHDAY Cecil Day-Lewis, Irish poet and writer (d. 1972)
27th of April 1906 BIRTHDAY Yorgos Theotokas, Greek novelist (d. 1966)
27th of April 1910 BIRTHDAY Chiang Ching-kuo, Chinese-born Taiwanese politician; son of Chiang Kai-shek (d. 1988)
27th of April 1911 BIRTHDAY Bruno Beger, German anthropologist (d. 2009)
27th of April 1912 BIRTHDAY Zohra Segal, Indian stage and film actress
27th of April 1913 BIRTHDAY Philip Hauge Abelson, American physicist (d. 2004)
27th of April 1913 BIRTHDAY Luz Long, German athlete (d. 1943)
27th of April 1916 BIRTHDAY Enos Slaughter, American baseball player (d. 2002)
27th of April 1918 BIRTHDAY Sten Rudholm, Swedish jurist (d. 2008)
27th of April 1920 BIRTHDAY Edwin Morgan, Scottish poet (d. 2010)
27th of April 1920 BIRTHDAY Mark Krasnosel'skii, Ukrainian-born Soviet mathematician (d. 1997)
27th of April 1920 BIRTHDAY Guido Cantelli, Italian conductor (d. 1956)
27th of April 1920 BIRTHDAY James R. Mann, American attorney and politician (d. 2010)
27th of April 1921 BIRTHDAY John Stott, British theologian and clergyman
27th of April 1922 BIRTHDAY Martin Gray, Polish-born American writer and Holocaust survivor
27th of April 1922 BIRTHDAY Jack Klugman, American actor
27th of April 1927 BIRTHDAY Joe Moakley, American politician (d. 2001)
27th of April 1927 BIRTHDAY Coretta Scott King, American civil rights activist; widow of Martin Luther King, Jr. (d. 2006)
27th of April 1927 BIRTHDAY Sheila Scott, English aviatrix (d. 1988)
27th of April 1931 BIRTHDAY Igor Oistrakh, Ukrainian violinist
27th of April 1932 BIRTHDAY Pik Botha, South African politician
27th of April 1932 BIRTHDAY Anouk Aimee, French actress
27th of April 1932 BIRTHDAY Gian-Carlo Rota, Italian-born American mathematician and philosopher (d. 1999)
27th of April 1932 BIRTHDAY Casey Kasem, American actor and radio personality
27th of April 1935 BIRTHDAY Theodoros Angelopoulos, Greek filmmaker and screenwriter
27th of April 1936 BIRTHDAY Geoffrey Shovelton, English opera singer
27th of April 1937 BIRTHDAY Robin Eames, Northern Irish clergyman
27th of April 1937 BIRTHDAY Sandy Dennis, American actress (d. 1992)
27th of April 1938 BIRTHDAY Earl Anthony, American bowler (d. 2001)
27th of April 1938 BIRTHDAY Alain Caron, French-Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1986)
27th of April 1939 BIRTHDAY Judy Carne, British actress and comedian
27th of April 1939 BIRTHDAY Jerry Mercer, Canadian musician
27th of April 1939 BIRTHDAY Stanislaw Dziwisz, Polish Cardinal
27th of April 1941 BIRTHDAY Jennings Michael Burch, American author
27th of April 1941 BIRTHDAY Pat Choate, American economist
27th of April 1941 BIRTHDAY Lee Roy Jordan, American football player
27th of April 1942 BIRTHDAY Jim Keltner, American drummer
27th of April 1943 BIRTHDAY Helmut Marko, Austrian racing driver
27th of April 1944 BIRTHDAY Michael Fish, British meteorologist
27th of April 1944 BIRTHDAY Cuba Gooding, Sr., American musician (The Main Ingredient)
27th of April 1945 BIRTHDAY August Wilson, American dramatist (d. 2005)
27th of April 1945 BIRTHDAY Helen Hodgman, Australian novelist
27th of April 1947 BIRTHDAY Ann Peebles, American singer
27th of April 1947 BIRTHDAY George Kenneth Butterfield, American politician
27th of April 1947 BIRTHDAY Pete Ham, Welsh singer and songwriter (Badfinger) (d. 1975)
27th of April 1947 BIRTHDAY Keith Magnuson, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2003)
27th of April 1948 BIRTHDAY Frank William Abagnale, Jr., American con artist
27th of April 1948 BIRTHDAY Kate Pierson, American singer (The B-52's)
27th of April 1948 BIRTHDAY Amrit Bohra, Nepalese politician
27th of April 1949 BIRTHDAY Grant Chapman, Australian politician
27th of April 1951 BIRTHDAY Ace Frehley, American musician (Kiss)
27th of April 1952 BIRTHDAY Ari Vatanen, Finnish rally driver
27th of April 1952 BIRTHDAY George Gervin, American basketball player
27th of April 1952 BIRTHDAY Larry Elder, American political commentator
27th of April 1953 BIRTHDAY Arielle Dombasle, French singer and actress
27th of April 1954 BIRTHDAY Herman Edwards, American pro football player and coach
27th of April 1956 BIRTHDAY Douglas P., English musician (Death in June, Crisis)
27th of April 1956 BIRTHDAY Bryan Harvey, American musician (d. 2006)
27th of April 1957 BIRTHDAY Eric Bristow, English darts player
27th of April 1957 BIRTHDAY Rosanna Scotto, American news anchor
27th of April 1957 BIRTHDAY Michel Barrette, Canadian actor and stand-up comedian
27th of April 1959 BIRTHDAY Sheena Easton, Scottish singer
27th of April 1959 BIRTHDAY Neil Pearson, British actor
27th of April 1959 BIRTHDAY Louis Lortie, French Canadian concert pianist
27th of April 1960 BIRTHDAY Mike Krushelnyski, Montreal ice hockey player
27th of April 1961 BIRTHDAY Andy Schlafly, American attorney, political activist and founder of Conservapedia
27th of April 1962 BIRTHDAY James LeGros, American actor
27th of April 1962 BIRTHDAY Angel Comizzo, Argentine footballer
27th of April 1962 BIRTHDAY Im Sang-soo, South Korean film director and screenwriter
27th of April 1963 BIRTHDAY Russell T Davies, Welsh television writer
27th of April 1963 BIRTHDAY Cali Timmins, Canadian actress
27th of April 1964 BIRTHDAY Michael Mahonen, Canadian actor, director and screenwriter
27th of April 1964 BIRTHDAY Lisa Wilcox, American actress
27th of April 1966 BIRTHDAY Matt Reeves, American film writer, director and producer
27th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Aki Avni, Israeli entertainer
27th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Tommy Smith, Scottish jazz musician
27th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Erik Thomson, Australian actor
27th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Jason Whitlock, American sportswriter
27th of April 1967 BIRTHDAY Willem-Alexander, Prince of Orange, Dutch royal
27th of April 1968 BIRTHDAY Dana Milbank, American reporter and columnist
27th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Cory Booker, American politician
27th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Darcey Bussell, British ballerina
27th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Mica Paris, British singer and presenter
27th of April 1969 BIRTHDAY Grahame Cheney, Australian boxer
27th of April 1970 BIRTHDAY Kylie Travis, English actress and model
27th of April 1971 BIRTHDAY Tess Daly, British television presenter
27th of April 1972 BIRTHDAY Nigel Barker, English fashion photographer
27th of April 1972 BIRTHDAY Mehmet Kurtulus, German/Turkish actor
27th of April 1972 BIRTHDAY David Lascher, American actor
27th of April 1972 BIRTHDAY Maura West, American actress
27th of April 1973 BIRTHDAY Dusko Adamovic, Serbian footballer
27th of April 1973 BIRTHDAY Andre Gower, American actor
27th of April 1973 BIRTHDAY Sebastien Lareau, French/Canadian tennis player
27th of April 1974 BIRTHDAY Johnny Devine, Canadian professional wrestler
27th of April 1974 BIRTHDAY Frank Catalanotto, American baseball player
27th of April 1974 BIRTHDAY Richard Johnson, Australian footballer
27th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Rabih Abdullah, American pro football player
27th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Chris Carpenter, American baseball player
27th of April 1975 BIRTHDAY Pedro Feliz, Dominican baseball player
27th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Isobel Campbell, Scottish singer and composer
27th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Sally Hawkins, English film actress
27th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Walter Pandiani, Uruguayan footballer
27th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Olaf Tufte, Norwegian rower
27th of April 1976 BIRTHDAY Faisal Saif, Indian filmmaker
27th of April 1977 BIRTHDAY Khalid Zoubaa, French runner
27th of April 1979 BIRTHDAY Will Boyd, American musician
27th of April 1979 BIRTHDAY Natasha Chokljat, Australian netballer
27th of April 1980 BIRTHDAY Sybille Bammer, Austrian tennis player
27th of April 1980 BIRTHDAY Talitha Cummins, Australian journalist
27th of April 1980 BIRTHDAY Ananda Mikola, Indonesian racing driver
27th of April 1980 BIRTHDAY Christian Lara, Ecuadorian footballer
27th of April 1981 BIRTHDAY Fabrizio Faniello, Maltese singer
27th of April 1981 BIRTHDAY Joey Gathright, American baseball player
27th of April 1981 BIRTHDAY Patrik Gerrbrand, Swedish footballer
27th of April 1982 BIRTHDAY Katrina Johnson, American actress
27th of April 1982 BIRTHDAY Alexander Widiker, German rugby player
27th of April 1983 BIRTHDAY Ari Graynor, American actress
27th of April 1984 BIRTHDAY Patrick Stump, American musician (Fall Out Boy)
27th of April 1984 BIRTHDAY Daniel Holdsworth, Australian rugby player
27th of April 1984 BIRTHDAY Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Canadian ice hockey player
27th of April 1985 BIRTHDAY Jose Antonio de Miranda da Silva Junior, Brazilian footballer
27th of April 1986 BIRTHDAY Dinara Safina, Russian tennis player
27th of April 1986 BIRTHDAY Elena Risteska, Macedonian singer
27th of April 1987 BIRTHDAY Taylor Chorney, American ice hockey player
27th of April 1987 BIRTHDAY William Moseley, British actor
27th of April 1987 BIRTHDAY Elliott Shriane, Australian speed skater
27th of April 1987 BIRTHDAY Emma Taylor-Isherwood, Canadian actress
27th of April 1988 BIRTHDAY Semyon Varlamov, Russian ice hockey player
27th of April 1988 BIRTHDAY Kris Thackray, British footballer
27th of April 1989 BIRTHDAY Emily Rios, American actress
27th of April 1991 BIRTHDAY Jennifer Braun, German singer
27th of April 1992 BIRTHDAY Allison Iraheta, American singer
27th of April 0630 DEATH King Ardashir III of Persia
27th of April 1272 DEATH Zita, Roman Catholic Saint (Born1212)
27th of April 1404 DEATH Philip II, Duke of Burgundy (Born 1342)
27th of April 1521 DEATH Ferdinand Magellan, Portuguese explorer (Born 1480)
27th of April 1530 DEATH Jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Born 1458)
27th of April 1599 DEATH Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (Born 1538)
27th of April 1605 DEATH Pope Leo XI (Born 1535)
27th of April 1613 DEATH Robert Abercromby, Scottish Jesuit (Born 1532)
27th of April 1625 DEATH Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (Born 1553)
27th of April 1656 DEATH Jan van Goyen, Dutch painter (Born 1596)
27th of April 1694 DEATH John George IV, Elector of Saxony (Born 1668)
27th of April 1695 DEATH John Trenchard, English statesman (Born 1640)
27th of April 1702 DEATH Jean Bart, French admiral (Born 1651)
27th of April 1782 DEATH William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (Born 1710)
27th of April 1813 DEATH Zebulon Pike, American frontiersman and explorer (Born 1779)
27th of April 1873 DEATH William Charles Macready, English actor (Born 1793)
27th of April 1882 DEATH Ralph Waldo Emerson, American essayist (Born 1803)
27th of April 1896 DEATH Henry Parkes, known as the Father of Federation (Born 1815)
27th of April 1915 DEATH Alexander Scriabin, Russian composer (Born 1872)
27th of April 1921 DEATH Arthur Mold, English cricketer (Born 1863)
27th of April 1932 DEATH Hart Crane, American writer (Born 1899)
27th of April 1936 DEATH Karl Pearson, English statistician (Born 1857)
27th of April 1937 DEATH Antonio Gramsci, Italian Communist writer and politician (Born 1891)
27th of April 1941 DEATH Penelope Delta, Greek author (Born 1874)
27th of April 1952 DEATH Guido Castelnuovo, Italian mathematician (Born 1865)
27th of April 1961 DEATH Roy Del Ruth, American film director (Born 1893)
27th of April 1962 DEATH A. K. Fazlul Huq, Bengali statesman (Born 1873)
27th of April 1965 DEATH Edward R. Murrow, American journalist (Born 1908)
27th of April 1967 DEATH William Douglas Cook, founder of Eastwoodhill Arboretum and Pukeiti, (New Zealand) (Born 1884)
27th of April 1969 DEATH Rene Barrientos, President of Bolivia (Born 1919)
27th of April 1970 DEATH Arthur Shields, Irish actor (Born 1896)
27th of April 1972 DEATH Kwame Nkrumah, leader of Ghana (Born 1909)
27th of April 1973 DEATH Carlos Menditeguy, Argentine racing driver (Born 1914)
27th of April 1977 DEATH Stanley Adams, American actor (Born 1915)
27th of April 1988 DEATH Fred Bear, American bow-hunter (Born 1902)
27th of April 1988 DEATH David Scarboro, British actor (Born 1968)
27th of April 1989 DEATH Konosuke Matsushita, Japanese industrialist (Born 1894)
27th of April 1992 DEATH Olivier Messiaen, French composer (Born 1908)
27th of April 1992 DEATH Gerard K. O'Neill, American physicist (Born 1927)
27th of April 1995 DEATH Willem Frederik Hermans, Dutch writer (Born 1921)
27th of April 1996 DEATH William Colby, American director of the Central Intelligence Agency (Born 1920)
27th of April 1998 DEATH John Bassett, Canadian publisher and media baron (Born 1915)
27th of April 1998 DEATH Carlos Castaneda, Peruvian-born writer (Born 1925)
27th of April 1998 DEATH H. Browning Ross, American long-distance running Olympian (Born 1924)
27th of April 1998 DEATH Dominique Aury, French novelist (Born 1907)
27th of April 1999 DEATH Al Hirt, American trumpeter (Born 1922)
27th of April 1999 DEATH Rolf Landauer, American physicist and electrical engineer (Born 1927)
27th of April 2000 DEATH Vicki Sue Robinson, American singer (Born 1954)
27th of April 2002 DEATH Ruth Handler, American toy manufacturer (Born 1916)
27th of April 2002 DEATH George Alec Effinger, American author (Born 1947)
27th of April 2002 DEATH Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, Swiss industrialist and art collector (Born 1921)
27th of April 2006 DEATH Julia Thorne, ex-wife of John Kerry (Born 1944)
27th of April 2007 DEATH Mstislav Rostropovich, Russian cellist and conductor (Born 1927)
27th of April 2008 DEATH Marios Tokas, Cypriot songwriter (Born 1954)
27th of April 2009 DEATH Feroz Khan, Indian actor (Born 1939)
27th of April 2009 DEATH Woo Seung-yeon, South Korean actress and model (Born 1983)
27th of April 2009 DEATH Frankie Manning, an American dancer, instructor, choreographer, and one of the founding fathers of Lindy Hop. (Born 1914)
27th of April 2011 DEATH Marian Mercer, American actress (Born 1935)

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