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1844Joseph Smith Jr, founder/leader (Mormon Church), shot by mob at 38

1458Alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies

June 27th Deaths
Date Event
444
Cyrillus van Alexandria, patriarch of Alexandria, dies 
1137
Guigo de Castro, [Venerabilis], 5th prior of Grande Chartreuse, dies 
1162
Eudes II, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1118) 
1296
Floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies 
1458
Alfonso V, King of Aragon/Sicily/Naples (Alfonso I), dies 
1543
Agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Ital monk (De golden ezel), dies 
1543
Agnolo Firenzuola, Neskolko lyubovnykh istoriy 
1574
Giorgio Vasari, Italian painter and architect (b. 1511) 
1603
Jan Dymitr Solikowski, Polish archbishop and diplomat (b. 1539) 
1627
John Hayward, English historian 
1638
Lukaris Cyrillus, patriarch of Alexandria/Constantinople, dies 
1641
Michiel Jansz of Mierevelt, royal painter, dies at 74 
1654
Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67 
1672
Roger Twysden, English antiquarian (b. 1597) 
1679
Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 
1720
Guillaume Amfrye de Chaulieu, French poet (b. 1639) 
1757
Willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdam regent/banker/merchant, dies at 59 
1773
Mentewab, dowager Empress of Ethiopia (b. circa 1706) 
1776
Thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed 
1785
Egbert de Free Temminck, Amsterdam regent, dies at 84 
1794
Wenzel Anton Graf Kaunitz, Austrian statesman (b. 1711) 
1794
Philippe de Noailles, duc de Mouchy, French soldier (b. 1715) 
1814
Johann Friedrich Reichardt, composer, dies at 61 
1827
Johann Gottfried Eichhorn, German theologian (b. 1754) 
1829
James Smithson, dies, his will establishes Smithsonian Institute 
1829
Louis-Sebastien Lebrun, composer, dies at 64 
1831
Sophie Germain, French mathematician (b. 1776) 
1832
Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisla, composer, dies at 72 
1839
Ranjit Singh, gov of Lahore, dies 
1844
Hyrum Smith, founder/leader (Mormon Church), shot by mob in Carthage Ill 
1844
Joseph Smith Jr, founder/leader (Mormon Church), shot by mob at 38 
1848
Denis-Auguste Affre, archbsp of Paris (1840-48), shot to death at 54 
1848
Zschokke, writer, dies 
1859
Jean C Baud, gov-gen of Dutch-Indies (1834-36), dies at 69 
1862
Chatham Roberdeau Wheat, Confederate major, dies in battle at about 35 
1863
Martin E Green, Confederate brig-general, shot dead at 38 
1864
Charles Garrison Harker, US Union-brig-general, dies in battle at 26 
1872
Michel Carré, The Adventures of Tintin 
1876
Christian G Ehrenberg, German zoologist (micro-organisms), dies at 81 
1889
Carlotta Patti, Italian soprano, dies 
1889
Whitney Eugene Thayer, composer, dies at 50 
1907
Elizabeth Cabot Agassiz, American educator (b. 1822) 
1912
George Bonnor, cricketer (once ran three before he was caught), dies 
1917
Gustav von Schmolle, German economist (Historical School), dies at 79 
1919
K.E. Ståhlberg, Margaretaa ajetaan takaa 
1928
Ede Sas, Petöfi 
1928
Robert B. Mantell, Under the Red Robe 
1933
Charles Tait, The Story of the Kelly Gang 
1934
Max Pallenberg, Austria actor (Brave Suender), dies in air crash at 56 
1934
Eugene Manlove Rhodes, Four Faces West 
1935
Eugene Augustin Lauste, French inventor (b. 1857) 
1935
Eugène Lauste, Drill of the Engineer Corps 
1936
George Reehm, The Busy Man 
1939
Margaret Campbell, The Laundry Girl 
1939
J. Gordon Cooper, Sin Town 
1943
George Guhl, Murder by Invitation 
1944
Werner Wehrli, composer, dies at 52 
1944
Milan Hodža, Slovak politician (b. 1878) 
1944
Blanche Dayne, Fifty Dollars a Kiss 
1945
O.E. Haskins, Shoulder Arms 
1945
Emil Hácha,  
1945
Alberto Capozzi, Nero. Or the Fall of Rome. 
1946
Walter James, The Kid Brother 
1947
Predrag Milanov, Slavica 
1947
Robert Broadwell, The Great Radium Mystery 
1948
George Templeton Strong, composer, dies at 92 
1948
R.D. MacLean, The Silver Horde 
1949
Ludvig Brandstrup, København, Kalundborg og - ? 
1950
Milada Horakova, Czech advocate/anti fascist, hanged 
1951
Karl Günther, A Prussian Love Story 
1952
Max Dehn, German mathematician (b. 1878) 
1952
J.C. Fowler, Reckless Courage 
1952
Elmo Lincoln, Tarzan of the Apes 
1953
Chris-Pin Martin, The Ox-Bow Incident 
1954
Francis L Casadesus, French violinist/composer/conductor, dies at 83 
1954
Theodor Loos, Metropolis 
1954
Francis Casadesus, Un village dans Paris, l'Île Saint-Louis 
1955
Martin A. Hansen, The Liar 
1955
Harry Agganis,  
1956
Ruth Weijden, Uppåt igen 
1957
Malcolm Lowry, English writer (Ultramarine), dies at 48 
1957
Malcolm Lowry, Under the Volcano 
1957
William 'Bill' Phillips, Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo 
1958
Robert Greig, actor (Devil Doll, Indian Love Call), dies at 78 
1958
Robert Greig, Sullivan's Travels 
1958
Lon Anthony, Summer Storm 
1959
Lowden Adams, Topaze 
1959
Giovanni Pastrone, Cabiria 
1960
Harry Pollitt, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Great Britain dies at 69 
1960
Lottie Dod, English athlete (b. 1871) 
1960
Slim Whitaker, Bullet Code 
1960
W. MacQueen Pope, Backstage 
1961
Paul (II) Guilfoyle, actor (Apache, Final Anaylsis), dies at 58 
1961
Louis Huch, To Joy 
1961
Paul Guilfoyle, The Grapes of Wrath 
1961
Charles Kenyon, The Iron Horse 
1962
Paul Viiding, Estonian poet (b. 1904) 
1964
Daniel Lazarus, composer, dies at 65 
1964
Alvin Todd, Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe 
1965
Anthony Veiller, writer, dies at 62 
1965
Vyvyan Donner, Music of Manhattan 
1966
Arthur D Waley, [Schloss], British sinology/poet (Monkey), dies 
1968
Norman Norton, cricketer (dismissed Hobbs in only Test for S Af), dies 
1968
Léon Poirier, The Call 
1969
Richard Vance Maxfield, composer, dies at 42 
1970
Daniel Kinsey, American hurdler (b. 1902) 
1971
Kenneth Washington, actor (Sgt Baker-Hogan's Heroes), dies at 53 
1973
Earl Browder, leader US Communist Party (1930-45), dies at 82 
1973
Ernest Truex, actor (Pop-Pete & Gladys, Mr Peepers), dies at 73 
1975
Chester Jones, The Bubble 
1977
Ann Greenway, Half Marriage 
1980
Steve Peregrin Took, percussionist (T-Rex), dies at 31 
1980
Paul B. Kossoff, Fantasia 
1980
Mikhail Averbakh, V bolshom gorode 
1980
Vyacheslav Yegorov, The Princess and the Pea 
1980
Barney Bigard, Red Dragon 
1981
Phil Wagner, Rope 
1982
Jack Mullaney, actor (My Living Doll, It's About Time), dies at 49 
1982
Jack Mullaney, South Pacific 
1982
Alfred Berke, Four Faces West 
1982
Edit Lenkey, Tüzoltó utca 25. 
1983
Don Ida, balloonists, dies during a race 
1983
Maxie Anderson, balloonists, dies during a race 
1983
Juan Torena, Eran trece 
1983
William Monroe Cypert, Christopher Columbus 
1983
Juliusz Kalinowski, Koniec Babiego Lata 
1984
Anders Karlén, Assignment in Korea 
1984
Gérard Alcan, The Adventures of the Wilderness Family 
1985
Joanna Poraska, A Woman's Decision 
1985
Gladys Johnston, The Chechahcos 
1985
Barbara Ford, Mask 
1985
Jane Ross, The Gamesters of Triskelion 
1986
Don Rogers, of Cleveland Browns, dies of cocaine poisoning 
1986
Edna Mae Cooper, actress (Folly of Vanity, Grounds for Divorce), dies 
1986
George Nepia, New Zealand rugby player (b. 1905) 
1986
Joe Maphis, American country music guitarist dies aged 65 
1986
Edwin Brian, The Kid's Last Ride 
1986
Ernst Meister, Der Tod des Ministers 
1986
Edna Mae Cooper, The Ten Commandments 
1986
Don Rogers, Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cleveland Browns 
1987
Don George, The Matrix 
1987
Pat McGeegan, The Eurovision Song Contest 
1988
Leonie Fuller Adams, US poetess (High Falcon), dies at 88 
1988
Robert Margerit, Les bois noirs 
1988
Gerd Ehlers, Liebe für Liebe 
1989
Alfred J Ayer, English philosopher (Logical Positivism), dies 
1989
Jack Beutel, actor (The Outlaw), dies 
1989
A.J. Ayer, Discussion of Prejudice 
1989
Elliott R. Thorpe, Sacrifice at Pearl Harbor 
1989
Chocolate, Vou Te Contá 
1989
Dave Shelley, The Jayne Mansfield Story 
1989
Jack Buetel, The Outlaw 
1989
Michele Lupo, Uppercut 
1990
Don Greenwood Jr., How the West Was Won 
1990
José Marrone, Alias Flequillo 
1990
Jochen Brockmann, Face of the Frog 
1990
Herbert Pohle, ...und das Festival 
1990
Sonny Jones, Silent Rage 
1991
Klas Bruinsma, leader criminal organization, murdered 
1991
Willem J [Molly] Geertsema, liberal/foreign minister), dies 
1991
Milton Subotsky, American screenwriter (b. 1921) 
1991
Vinton Vernon, The Manchurian Candidate 
1991
H.P. Crowe, Sands of Iwo Jima 
1992
Allen James, vocalist/actor (Show Boat), dies of lung cancer at 84 
1992
Sandy Amoros, Bkln Dodger, dies at 62 of pneumonia 
1992
Stefanie Ann Sargent, guitarist (7 Year Bitch), dies of overdose at 24 
1992
Sandy Amoros, Game 7 
1992
Georg Årlin, Cries & Whispers 
1992
Kálmán Körmendy, Alraune 
1992
Allan Jones, A Night at the Opera 
1992
Peter Besbas, Journey to Freedom 
1992
Sakari Halonen, The Unknown Soldier 
1992
Elizabeth Shaw, Der kleine Angsthase 
1992
Margaret Buell Wilder, Since You Went Away 
1993
Wolfgang Grams, German RAF-terrorist, shot to death at 40 
1993
Claude Jay McLin, Predator 2 
1993
Wolfgang Grams,  
1994
Jeremy Brooks, writer, dies at 67 
1994
Tom Maruzzi, Sniper's Ridge 
1994
Jeremy Brooks, Our Mother's House 
1994
Edna Earle Wilson, In Old Monterey 
1995
Lionel Edmund "Sonny" Taylor, musician, dies at 70 
1995
Madeleine Gillian Jinkinson, medical administrator, dies at 59 
1995
Prez "Kidd" Kenneth, blues singer/guitarist, dies at 61 
1995
Efrem Kurtz, Macbeth 
1995
Neda Senff, Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty 
1995
Jeff Gillen, A Christmas Story 
1996
Cubby Alberto Romolo Broccoli, movie producer, dies at 87 
1996
Roy James Alfred Kaulback, soldier, dies at 85 
1996
Vladimir Kolokoltsev, Father of a Soldier 
1996
Peter Adair, Absolutely Positive 
1996
Yasuko Miyazaki, Inochi bô ni furô 
1996
Albert R. Broccoli, Goldfinger 
1997
George Harrison Marks, Come Play with Me 
1998
Gilles Rocheleau, French Canadian politician (b. 1935) 
1998
Joyce Wieland, Reason Over Passion 
1998
Zsolt Bende, A cremonai hegedüs 
1998
Jaap Hoogstra, Pervola, sporen in de sneeuw 
1999
George Papadopoulos, Greek dictator (b. 1919) 
1999
Heinz Ehrenfreund, The Odessa File 
1999
Pat Thompson, The Peanut Butter Solution 
1999
Walter Trask, Call of the Prairie 
1999
Anne Power, Where Are My Children? 
1999
Siegfried Lowitz, It Happened in Broad Daylight 
1999
Wilhelm Hoettl, Nazis: The Occult Conspiracy 
1999
Einar Englund, The White Reindeer 
1999
Bobs Watson, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 
1999
David Sarvis, Salt of the Earth 
1999
Georgios Papadopoulos, Loaf and Camouflage 
1999
George Papadopoulos, A Single Life 
1999
Truus Van Aalten, Het meisje met den blauwen hoed 
2000
John Barnes, John Keats: His Life and Death 
2000
Tobin Rote, 1964 AFL Championship Game 
2000
David Neal, Superman 
2000
Mikhail Matveev, Krasnye dipkurery 
2000
Olavi Linnus, Men of Iron 
2000
Morry Ogden, Good Neighbor Sam 
2001
Tove Jansson, Finnish author (b. 1914) 
2001
Jack Lemmon, American actor (b. 1925) 
2001
Udo Proksch, Obszön - Der Fall Peter Herzl 
2001
Roberto Pires, Césio 137 - O Pesadelo de Goiânia 
2001
Chico O'Farrill, The Thomas Crown Affair 
2001
La Bella Dorita, Bella Dorita, la joia del paral.lel 
2001
Elliot Tonna, Getting Lucky 
2001
Alex Perez, Paradise Alley 
2001
Tove Jansson, Moomins and the Comet Chase 
2001
Joan Sims, Carry on Camping 
2001
Jack Lemmon, The Apartment 
2001
Hal Goldman, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 
2001
Francis Bethencourt, This Earth Is Mine 
2002
John Entwistle, bass-player with The Who dies in his sleep of a heart attack in his Las Vegas hotel room aged 57 
2002
Shull Bonsall, Apes of Rath 
2002
Russ Freeman, Porgy and Bess 
2002
Muharram Fouad, Hassan and Nayima 
2002
Miles Mutchler, Trapped 
2002
Liddy Oldroyd, Sofa Man 
2002
Sigvard Hammar, SOPOR 
2002
John Entwistle, Tommy 
2003
David Newman, American filmmaker (b. 1937) 
2003
Finn Karlsson, Gold for the Tough Guys of the Prairie 
2003
Walter Hugo Khouri, Amor Estranho Amor 
2003
Skip Ward, The Night of the Iguana 
2003
Ana Luisa Pérez, That's Entertainment! 
2003
David Newman, Superman 
2004
Darrell Russell, American race car driver (b. 1968) 
2004
George Patton IV, American general (b. 1923) 
2004
George S. Patton IV,  
2004
Petar Gracanin, The Death of Yugoslavia 
2004
Johnny Ladd, Episode dated 10 March 1975 
2004
Peter Blythe, Carrington 
2004
Hugh B. Cave, The Danger by Night 
2004
Edwin Noel, Morenga 
2004
Linda Otto, A Mother's Right: The Elizabeth Morgan Story 
2005
Shelby Foote, American author and historian (b. 1917) 
2005
Frank Harte, Traditional Irish Singer and song collector 
2005
John T. Walton, American businessman (b. 1946) 
2005
Ray Holmes, Battle of Britain veteran (b. 1914) 
2005
Domino Harvey, English-born bounty hunter (b. 1969) 
2005
Carol Scott, Pippin: His Life and Times 
2005
Jay Owen, Doctor I.Q. 
2005
Grete Sultan, John Cage: Man and Myth 
2005
Ray Holmes, Alone: May 1940-May 1941 
2005
Dick Dietz, 1970 MLB All-Star Game 
2005
Shelby Foote, The Cause (1861) 
2005
Domino Harvey, Domino 
2005
Jirí Ropek, Johann Sebastian Bach: Fantasia G-moll 
2006
Ángel Maturino Reséndiz, Mexican serial killer, known as "The Railway Killer" (b. 1959) 
2006
Klaramaria Skala, Vienna Blood 
2006
Eileen Barton, College Capers 
2006
Branislav Jerinic, Iznenadna i prerana smrt pukovnika K.K 
2006
Robert Carrier, Food, Wine & Friends 
2006
Rafael Resendez Ramirez,  
2006
Nikolay Merzlikin, Kazhdyy den zhizni 
2007
Patrick Allotey, Ghanaian footballer (b. 1979) 
2007
Dragutin Tadijanović, Croatian poet (b. 1905) 
2007
William Hutt, Canadian stage and film actor (b. 1920) 
2007
Paige Birgfeld,  
2007
Brian Finch, Goodnight, Mister Tom 
2007
J. Clell Miller, Outrageous Fortune 
2007
Jacquelyn McKeever, Wonderful Town 
2007
Luigi Meneghello, Little Teachers 
2007
Ivars Vigners, The Last Soviet Movie 
2007
Silas Rhodes, Document of the Dead 
2007
Jimmy Marks, American Gypsy: A Stranger in Everybody's Land 
2007
Margarita Lifanova, V kvadrate 45 
2007
Silvia Merlino, La familia Falcón 
2007
Hugh Johns, The 100 Greatest TV Moments 
2007
William Hutt, The Statement 
2008
Michael Turner, American comic book artist (b. 1971) 
2008
Sam Manekshaw, Indian Field Marshal (b. 1914) 
2008
Michael Turner, Superman/Batman: Apocalypse 
2008
Raymond Lefevre, Episode dated 28 March 1972 
2008
Leonard Pennario, Julie 
2008
Sasha Gabor, Battling Beauties 
2008
Frédéric Botton, Hunting and Gathering 
2009
Gale Storm, TV Personality (b. 1922) 
2009
Fayette Pinkney, African American singer (The Three Degrees) (b. 1948) 
2009
Buster Slaven, Return of the Lash 
2009
Willy Kyrklund, Bröllopet 
2009
Jay Bennett, My Brother, Richard 
2009
Pilar Salarrullana, Episode dated 15 March 1994 
2009
Cheryl Aranda, Sin_Eater 
2009
Richard Hillman, Bring It On 
2009
Harvey Cohen, David Blaine: Street Magic 
2009
Jackie Washington, Hank Williams: The Show He Never Gave 
2009
Fayette Pinkney, Presenting the Three Degrees 
2009
Gale Storm, Swing Parade of 1946 
2009
Spyros Kalogirou, Jimmy the Tiger 
2010
Corey Allen, Encounter at Farpoint 
2010
Niek Pancras, De man in de linnenkast 
2010
Noel Marshall, The Exorcist 
2010
Jack Wells, Days of Our Lives 
2011
Mike Doyle, English former footballer (b. 1946) 
2011
Elaine Stewart, Brigadoon 
2011
Anni Aschoff, Saviors in the Night 
2011
Lorenzo Charles, Phi Slama Jama for Never Winning a National Championship 
2011
Jet MacDonald, The Silent Gun 
2011
Jet McDonald, Decoy 
2011
Betty Callaway, Dancing on Ice: The Story of Bolero with Torvill and Dean 
2011
Maciej Zembaty, Sam na sam 
2011
Basant Nayak, Naga Phasa 
2011
Gustavo Dahl, Uirá, Um Índio em Busca de Deus 
2011
Cassandra Hodges, Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance 
2012
Don Grady [Agrati], American actor, dies from cancer at 68 
2012
Lazare Iglesis, Avatar 
2012
Jean Guilda, Pousse mais pousse égal 
2012
Bruce Guerin, The Salvation Hunters 
2012
Jesse Glover, The Curse of the Dragon 
2012
Katrin Seybold, Die Widerständigen. Zeugen der Weißen Rose 
2012
Jaakko Furman, SF-paraati 
2012
Alice Kelley, Against All Flags 
2012
Svoboda Bachvarova, Opasen char 
2012
Susanna Clark, Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt 
2012
Jane Beauchamp, Silverado 
2012
Don Grady, After the Honeymoon 
2013
Alain Mimoun, French runner, dies at 92 
2013
Christian Méry, Jules' Breadwinner 
2013
Alain Mimoun, 100 Years of Olympic Glory 
2013
Dudley Knight, The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman 
2014
Haruhiko Saitô, Bang! 
2014
Nenad Marjanovic, Kositreno srce 
2014
Norma McCarty, The Haunted World of Edward D. Wood Jr. 
2014
Alexandra Brunning, Episode #2.9 
2014
Greg Coote, Fortress 
2014
Bobby Womack, Jackie Brown 
2015
Gerd Bacher, Der Prager Frühling 
2015
Jane Aaron, Academy Leader Variations 
2015
Samuel W. Allen, Furious Flower: A Video Anthology of African American Poetry 1960-95 
2015
Chris Squire, The Break-Up 
2017
Bran Nue Dae playwright dies, aged 69 
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