Famous Deaths in 1827

  • F 1
  • S 2
  • S 3
  • M 4
  • T 5
  • W 6
  • T 7
  • F 8
  • S 9
  • S 10
  • M 11
  • T 12
  • W 13
  • T 14
  • F 15
  • S 16
  • S 17
  • M 18
  • T 19
  • W 20
  • T 21
  • F 22
  • S 23
  • S 24
  • M 25
  • T 26
  • W 27
  • T 28
  • F 29
  • S 30
  • Jan 5 Frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63
  • Jan 30 Johann Philipp Christian Schulz, composer, dies at 53
  • Feb 2 Johann Nepomuk Kalcher, composer, dies at 62
  • Feb 7 Franz Anton Dimmler, composer, dies at 73
  • Feb 17 Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, Swiss educator, dies at 81
  • Feb 26 David Moritz Michael, composer, dies at 75

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Mar 5 Alessandro Volta, Italian physicist and inventor of the 1st battery, dies at 82

Physicist and Inventor Alessandro Volta
Physicist and Inventor
Alessandro Volta
  • Mar 5 Pierre-Simon Laplace, French mathematician (b. 1749)
  • Mar 9 Franz Xaver Gerl, composer, dies at 62

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Mar 26 Ludwig van Beethoven, German composer (Appassionata), dies at 56

  • Mar 27 François Alexandre Frédéric, French social reformer (b. 1747)
  • Apr 2 Ludwig Heinrich Bojanus, German physician and naturalist (b. 1776)
  • Apr 3 Ernst Chladni, German physicist (b. 1756)
  • Apr 22 Thomas Rowlandson, caricaturist, dies
  • Apr 23 Johanna C Wattier-Ziesenis, actress (Phaedra/Lady MacBeth), dies at 65
  • Apr 24 Pierre Joseph Candielle, composer, dies at 82
  • Apr 26 Bernardo Ottani, composer, dies at 90
  • May 5 Frederick Augustus I of Saxony (1806-27), dies at 76
  • Jun 26 Christian A Vulpius, German writer (Ornaldo Ornaldini), dies
  • Jun 26 Samuel Crompton, English inventor (mule-jenny), dies at 73
  • Jun 27 Johann Gottfried Eichhorn, German theologian (b. 1754)
  • Jul 14 Augustin-Jean Fresnel, French physicist (b. 1788)
  • Jul 16 Josiah Spode, potter, dies
  • Aug 2 James Hewitt, composer, dies at 57

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aug 8 George Canning, British Prime Minister (Tory: 1827) and Foreign Secretary, dies in office at 57

British Prime Minister George Canning
British Prime Minister
George Canning

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aug 12 William Blake, English poet/painter, dies at 69

Poet/Artist William Blake
Poet/Artist
William Blake
  • Aug 27 Ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat, dies
  • Sep 18 Robert Pollok, poet, dies
  • Oct 10 Ugo Foscolo, Italian poet, dies at 49
  • Nov 7 Bartolomeo Campagnoli, Italian violinist/composer/conductor, dies at 76
  • Nov 18 Wilhelm Hauff, German writer, dies at 24
  • Nov 20 Alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer, dies at 58
  • Nov 24 Harman W Muntinghe, Dutch lawyer and colonial director, dies at 54
  • Nov 28 Dov Baer Schneersohn, Lubavitch leader/author (Imirei Binah), dies
  • Dec 9 Francois Leonard Rouwyzer, composer, dies at 90
  • Dec 26 Jan David Holland, composer, dies at 81