The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in August 27th

W. E. B. Du Bois

W. E. B. Du Bois (1868 - 1963)

American sociologist, historian, and activist
Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan (1954 - 1990)

American singer and guitarist
Haile Selassie I

Haile Selassie I (1892 - 1975)

Ethiopian emperor
Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier (1887 - 1965)

Swiss-French architect
Brian Epstein

Brian Epstein (1934 - 1967)

English talent manager
Luna Vachon

Luna Vachon (1962 - 2010)

American-Canadian wrestler
Charles Evans Hughes

Charles Evans Hughes (1862 - 1948)

American statesman, lawyer and politician
Gracie Allen

Gracie Allen (1895 - 1964)

American actress and comedian
Margaret Bourke-White

Margaret Bourke-White (1904 - 1971)

American photographer and journalist
Darryl Dawkins

Darryl Dawkins (1957 - 2015)

American basketball player
Lope de Vega

Lope de Vega (1562 - 1635)

Spanish playwright and poet
Harry Dunn

Harry Dunn (2000 - 2019)

British teenager
Hélder Câmara

Hélder Câmara (1909 - 1999)

Brazilian archbishop
Cesare Pavese

Cesare Pavese (1908 - 1950)

Italian poet and novelist
Douglas Kenney

Douglas Kenney (1946 - 1980)

Screenwriter magazine editor
Lil Hardin Armstrong

Lil Hardin Armstrong (1898 - 1971)

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Sam Levenson

Sam Levenson (1911 - 1980)

American journalist
Emma Penella

Emma Penella (1930 - 2007)

Spanish actress
Bobby Cruickshank

Bobby Cruickshank (1894 - 1975)

Professional golfer