The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on April 27th

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

American essayist and philosopher
Edward R. Murrow

Edward R. Murrow (1908 - 1965)

American journalist
Ashley Ross

Ashley Ross (1985 - 2020)

American reality star
Olivier Messiaen

Olivier Messiaen (1908 - 1992)

French composer and ornithologist
Edmund Husserl

Edmund Husserl (1859 - 1938)

Austrian philosopher
Alexander Scriabin

Alexander Scriabin (1872 - 1915)

Russian pianist and composer
Mstislav Rostropovich

Mstislav Rostropovich (1927 - 2007)

Russian cellist and conductor
Ruth Handler

Ruth Handler (1916 - 2002)

President of Mattel, Inc.
Karl Pearson

Karl Pearson (1857 - 1936)

English statistician and mathematician
Al Hirt

Al Hirt (1922 - 1999)

American musician
Bill Skowron

Bill Skowron (1930 - 2012)

Professional baseball player
James Bruce

James Bruce (1730 - 1794)

traveller, travel writer
Kwame Nkrumah

Kwame Nkrumah (1909 - 1972)

Ghanaian politician, 1st President of Ghana
Carlos Castaneda

Carlos Castaneda (1931 - 1998)

Peruvian-American author
Antonio Gramsci

Antonio Gramsci (1891 - 1937)

Italian philosopher and theorist