On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1827

  • Apr 2 Ludwig Heinrich Bojanus, German physician and naturalist (b. 1776)
  • Apr 3 Ernst Chladni, German physicist and musician (Estimating the speed of sound Chladni's law), dies at 70
  • Apr 22 Thomas Rowlandson, English artist & caricaturist, dies at 70
  • Apr 23 Johanna Cornelia Wattier-Ziesenis, Dutch actress (Phaedra, Lady Macbeth), dies at 65
  • Apr 24 Pierre-Joseph Candeille, French composer, dies at 82
  • Apr 26 Bernardo Ottani, Italian composer, dies at 90