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Notable Deaths on November 27th

1978Harvey Milk, first openly gay person to be elected to public office, assassinated by Dan White at 48

1852Ada Lovelace, British mathematician (b. 1815)

November 27th Deaths
Date Event
8
Horace, Roman poet, dies at 56 
450
Galla Placidia, daughter of Byzant emperor Constantius III, dies at 58 
511
Clovis, 1st King of France, dies at about 45 
640
Acharius, bishop of Noyon/saint, dies 
835
Muhammad at-Taqi, Shia Imam (b. 811) 
1026
Adalbert II, bishop of Utrecht (1010-26), dies 
1198
Queen Constance of Sicily, wife of Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1154) 
1474
Guillaume Dufay, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 74 
1570
Jacopo Sansovino, Italian sculptor and architect (b. 1486) 
1592
Nakagawa Hidemasa, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1568) 
1592
King John III of Sweden (b. 1537) 
1632
John Eliot, English parliament leader/author (In Jail), dies at 40 
1673
Anthonie Palamedesz, painter, dies at about 72 
1680
Athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (lantern), dies 
1749
Balthasar Schmid, composer, dies at 44 
1749
Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer, dies at 59 
1754
Abraham de Moivre, French mathematician (b. 1667) 
1811
Andrew Meikle, British mechanical engineer (b. 1719) 
1836
Carle [Antoine CH] Vernet, French painter/lithographer, dies 
1852
Ada Lovelace, British mathematician (b. 1815) 
1884
Franziska "Fanny" Elssler, Austrian ballerina/choreography, dies at 74 
1890
Emmanuele Muzio, composer, dies at 69 
1894
Johanna von Puttkamer, Prussian noblewoman, wife of Otto von Bismarck (b. 1824) 
1895
French writer and playwright Alexandre Dumas (b. 1824), son of the French author of the same name 
1895
Alexandre Dumas fils, Camille 
1899
Felipe Gutierrez y Espinoza, composer, dies at 74 
1899
Guido Gezelle, Kerkhofblommen 
1901
Clement Studebaker, American automobile manufacturer (b. 1831) 
1908
Jean Albert Gaudry, French geologist (b. 1827) 
1915
Sigismund Vladislavovich Zaremba, composer, dies at 54 
1916
James Cutler Dunn Parker, composer, dies at 88 
1916
Carolina Invernizio, The Kiss of Death 
1920
Luigi Bertelli, Gian Burrasca 
1921
Douglas Colin Cameron, Canadian politician]] (b. 1854) 
1922
Domènec Ceret, La loca del monasterio 
1925
Roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter, dies 
1925
Lajos Kemenes, Tavasz a télben 
1928
Louis Liggett, Street Angel 
1930
J T Tyldesley, cricket (1661 runs in 31 Tests for Eng 1898-1909), dies 
1931
Lya De Putti, Hungarian actress (b. 1899) 
1931
Robert Ames, The Trespasser 
1931
Lya De Putti, The Informer 
1932
Evelyn Preer, American actress and singer (b. 1896) 
1933
Arthur Tauchert, The Sentimental Bloke 
1934
"Baby Face" Nelson, [Lester Gillis], gangster, shot by FBI at 26 
1934
Herman Hollis, FBI agent, killed by Baby Face Nelson 
1934
Sam Cowley, FBI agent, killed by Baby Face Nelson 
1936
Chester A. Lyons, Mad Love 
1936
André Berley, The Passion of Joan of Arc 
1940
Seal Harris, Spirit of Youth 
1941
Clarence J. Harris, Little Miss Happiness 
1942
A B C Langton, cricketer (WWII 15 Tests for South Africa 1935-39), dies 
1943
Ivo Lola Ribar, Croatian communist and partisan (b. 1916) 
1943
Edward O'Hare, Dive Bomber 
1944
Leonid Isaakovich Mandelshtam, Russian physicist (b. 1879) 
1945
Elsie Finn, I Dream Too Much 
1946
Max Dreyer, The Growing Youth 
1946
Benjamin Liss, The Man Without a Country 
1946
Karl Lerbs, Lady Windermeres Fächer 
1947
Paul Bender, Nerves 
1949
Tom Walls, A Cuckoo in the Nest 
1950
Anders Lindkvist, På kryss med Blixten 
1951
Erik Lassen, En desertør 
1951
Paula Grey, Amare il mondo è bello 
1951
Kingsley Benedict, White Thunder 
1951
Bozena Slancíková-Timrava, The Death of Palo Rocka 
1953
Eugene O'Neill, playwright (Nobel 1936), dies in Boston at 65 
1953
Emil Bønnelycke, Natekspressen P903 
1953
Rudolph Bernauer, The Garden of Eden 
1953
Henri Bernstein, Mélo 
1953
Eugene O'Neill, Long Day's Journey Into Night 
1954
Joe McGee, The Mummy's Curse 
1954
Kurt Widmann, Johannes und die 13 Schönheitsköniginnen 
1955
Arthur Honegger, Swiss composer (Cantate Noel), dies of a heart attack at 63 
1955
Luis de Freitas Branco, composer, dies at 65 
1955
William Nigh, director (Ape, Doomed to Die, Mr Wong), dies at 74 
1955
Luís de Freitas Branco, Mysteries of Lisbon 
1955
William Nigh, Mr. Wong, Detective 
1955
Arthur Honegger, Pygmalion 
1955
Dave Morris, The Shame of Mary Boyle 
1956
Edith Helena, Roof Tops of Manhattan 
1956
Pierre Gendron, Blue Water 
1956
John Carr, Circus Day 
1957
Margot SE Scharten-Antink, author (Catherina/Sprotje), dies at 88 
1958
Artur Rodzinski, Polish conductor/composer, dies at 66 
1958
Nina Ross, Lady in the Lake 
1958
Robert Ryan, The Toilers 
1958
Artur Rodzinski, Carnegie Hall 
1959
Gerard Philipe, actor/dir (La Ronde, Gambler), dies of cancer at 36 
1960
Dirk J de Geer, Dutch premier (1926-29, 39-40), dies at 89 
1960
Frederick Fane, cricketer (682 runs in 14 Tests for Eng 1905-10), dies 
1962
Erik Stocklassa, Herr Arnes pengar 
1965
Carl Parrish, composer, dies at 61 
1965
Harry Harvey Sr, actor (It's a Man's World), dies at 64 
1967
Cameron Prud'Homme, actor (Rainmaker), dies after long illness at 75 
1967
Ettore Panizza, composer, dies at 92 
1968
Gino Roncaglia, composer, dies at 85 
1968
Hans Redlich, composer, dies at 65 
1971
Jakabs Medins, composer, dies at 86 
1971
Korneel Goossens, Flemish literary/art historian, dies at 70 
1973
Frank Christian, American jazz trumpeter (b. 1887) 
1974
Louis B Russell Jr, longest living heart transplant, dies at 49 
1975
Ross McWhirter, Guinness Book of Records keeper, murdered 
1976
Carl-Axel Söderström, Im Auto durch zwei Welten 
1977
John Little McClellan, American lawyer and politician (Sen-D-Ark), dies at 81 
1977
June Weaver, Jeepers Creepers 
1978
George Moscone, (SF Mayor), shot by Dan White 
1978
Harvey Milk, first openly gay person to be elected to public office, assassinated by Dan White at 48 
1978
Susan Damante Shaw, actress (Wilderness Family), dies at 58 
1978
George Moscone,  
1979
Yelena Karyakina, Ruki chelovecheskie 
1980
F. Burrall Hoffman, American architect (b. 1882) 
1980
Stanley Taylor, The Pacemakers 
1981
Lotte Lenya, Austrian singer/actress (From Russia With Love), dies of cancer at 83 
1981
Max [Machgielis] Euwe, chess champ (1935-37), dies 
1981
Yuri Kamornyj, Zosya 
1982
Philipp Kutev, composer, dies at 79 
1982
Gudrun Tvinde, Fant 
1982
Filip Kutev, Heroes of Shipka 
1982
Dinah Silveira de Queiroz, A Muralha 
1983
Manuel Scorza, Peruvian writer, dies at about 55 
1983
Jarmila Ksírová, Lucerna 
1983
Teotônio Vilela, O Evangelho Segundo Teotônio 
1983
Marta Traba, Las murallas de Cartagena 
1983
Jorge Ibargüengoitia, Dos crímenes 
1983
Peter Brandon, As the World Turns 
1983
Kazimierz Lastawiecki, Okolice spokojnego morza 
1984
Percy Norris, deputy high commissioner of India, shot dead 
1984
Gunder Hägg,  
1984
Asitbaran, The Fiancee 
1985
Guillaume Hanoteau, Les marines 
1985
Holger Bendixen, 80 Steps to Jonah 
1985
Harry Harvey, Ace in the Hole 
1985
Erwin Sylvanus, Franz Kafka und Prag 
1985
André Hunebelle, Fantomas 
1986
Steve Tracy, actor (Percival-Little House on Praire), dies at 61 
1986
Theodore Curphey,  
1986
Géza von Radványi, Women Without Names 
1986
Raphaël Patorni, Trois marins dans un couvent 
1986
Robert Priestley, In the Heat of the Night 
1986
Steve Tracy, Steigler and Steigler 
1987
Babe Herman, The Pride of the Yankees 
1987
Ivo Fici, Nitko se nece smijati 
1987
Peter Kenna, Peter Kenna's The Good Wife 
1987
Khamza Umarov, Druzey ne predayut 
1987
Cacaso, Antônio Conselheiro e a Guerra dos Pelados 
1987
Richard M. Rubin, Star Trek: The Motion Picture 
1987
Ernest Severn, Pursued 
1988
Angela Aames, actress (Lost Empire, Basic Training), dies 
1988
John Carradine, actor (Ten Commandments), dies of kidney failure at 82 
1988
Karel Horky, composer, dies at 79 
1988
[John] Hein Donner, chess grand master, dies at 61 
1988
Angela Aames, Scarface 
1988
Carmen Carbonell, The Miracle of Marcelino 
1988
Miloslav Fábera, Atentát 
1988
Reino Lahtinen, Me 
1988
John Carradine, The Grapes of Wrath 
1989
Zulfikar 'Zuko' Dzumhur, Horoscope 
1989
Lili Liliana, Kol Nidre 
1989
Trude von Molo, The Theft of the Mona Lisa 
1989
Ralph Purdom, Episode #1.1680 
1989
Bob Quigley, The New High Rollers 
1989
Carlos Arias Navarro, Las últimas tijeras 
1989
Achim Strietzel, Kumpel mit Chauffeur 
1989
Norma Nichols, Fatty's Tintype Tangle 
1990
David White, actor (Larry Tate-Bewitched), dies at 74 
1990
Branko Vojnovic, Barba Zvane 
1990
David White, The Apartment 
1991
Peter Winner, Vår Herre tar semester 
1991
George Edwards, Harper Valley P.T.A. 
1991
Vilém Flusser, Schlagworte-Schlagbilder. Ein Gespräch mit Vilem Flusser 
1991
László Hadics, A kölcsön ára 
1991
Yô Yoshimura, Ranma ½: The Movie, Big Trouble in Nekonron, China 
1992
Ivan Generalić, Croatian painter (b. 1914) 
1992
Donald Vaughan, Henry 'Shrimp' Thomas Davies 
1992
Daniel Santos, Las virgenes de la nueva ola 
1992
Daniel Santos, Gloria 
1992
Benedikt Krivosik, Pacho, hybsky zbojnik 
1993
Laura Hawn, Swing Shift 
1993
Georges Arnstam, Le ciel et la boue 
1994
Arthur Frank "Peter" Shore, egyptologist, dies at 70 
1994
Fernando Lopes-Graça, Portuguese composer and musicologist (b. 1906) 
1994
Hans-Guenther Michelsen, Frau L 
1994
Fernando Lopes Graça, Se a Memória Existe 
1994
John Conwell, On Thursday We Leave for Home 
1995
Giancarlo Baghetti, racing driver/journalist, dies at 60 
1995
Peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker, dies at 75 
1995
Simon Bailey, priest, dies at 40 
1995
David Davenport, Becket 
1995
Giancarlo Baghetti, Summer Love 
1995
Merwin Gerard, The Winning Team 
1995
Boris Aplon, Back to School 
1996
George Ernest Leslie, trade union official, dies at 76 
1996
Richard Roylance, Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael 
1996
João Dias, Depois Eu Conto 
1996
Gert Schaefer, In Sachen Page 
1997
Buck Leonard, Hall of Famer in Negro League, dies at 90 
1997
Henry Charnock, oceanographer, dies at 76 
1997
Gull-Maj Norin, Murder Melody 
1997
Yelizaveta Nikishchikhina, Golos 
1997
Nello Pazzafini, Non c'è due senza quattro 
1997
Abby Lewis, Another World 
1997
Daniel Farson, Beat City 
1998
Barbara Acklin, American singer and songwriter (b. 1943) 
1998
Gloria Fuertes, Seis señoras en busca de un señor 
1998
P. James Roosevelt, T.R.: The Story of Theodore Roosevelt (Part I) 
1998
Richard LePore, In Harm's Way 
1998
William Olvis, Deep in My Heart 
1999
Yasuhiro Kojima, wrestler (b. 1937) 
1999
Alain Peyrefitte, French politician and author (b. 1925) 
1999
Alain Peyrefitte, La dernière 
1999
Yasuhiro Kojima, Hit and Run 
1999
Tiger Warren, My Own Private Idaho 
1999
Richard Kuss, The Deer Hunter 
1999
Robert F. Shugrue, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock 
1999
Radij Afanasyev, Troe na shosse 
2000
Len Shackleton, English former footballer (b. 1922) 
2000
Thomas Quinn Curtiss, The Iceman Cometh 
2000
Anne Barton, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 
2000
Leo Rifkin, Maude's Reunion 
2000
Alexander Johnston, The Angel Doll 
2000
Eugen Helmlé, Wind in den Zweigen des Sassafras 
2000
George Wells, Angels in the Outfield 
2001
Hans Wurman, Bog 
2001
Jane Welsh, Call It a Day 
2001
Doris Silverton, Torn Between Two Lovers 
2001
Allen LeRoy Frucci, Changing Course 
2002
Billie Bird, Home Alone 
2002
Wolfgang Preiss, A Bridge Too Far 
2002
Larry Duran, One-Eyed Jacks 
2002
Federico Klemm, The Lady Is Back 
2002
Jean-Pierre Decourt, Rocambole 
2002
Herman Rotsten, Queen of Outer Space 
2002
Poppy Lane, Episode #1.1054 
2003
Zeke Davidson, Mississippi Burning 
2003
Dai Francis, Episode #3.1 
2003
Will Quadflieg, Faust 
2003
George Ostos, What's Funny About a Broken Leg? 
2004
Michael Bottero, The Right Stuff 
2004
Maude Lloyd, Arlecchino 
2004
Jan Kucharski, Colonel Wolodyjowski 
2004
John Dunn, Some Enchanted Evening 
2004
Billy James Hargis, With God on Our Side: The Rise of the Religious Right in America 
2005
Jocelyn Brando, American actress (b. 1919) 
2005
Joe Jones, American R&B singer (b. 1926) 
2005
Jacques Gallo, The Magic Sword 
2005
Pat Putnam, Sonny Liston: The Mysterious Life and Death of a Champion 
2005
Rodney Bell, The Crossing 
2005
Jocelyn Brando, The Big Heat 
2005
Marc Lawrence, From Dusk Till Dawn 
2005
Joe Jones, Rain Man 
2005
Franz Schönhuber, Der Chiemsee - Beobachtungen über Maler, Nonnen und Touristen 
2005
Jean-Pierre Moutier, The Great Spy Chase 
2006
Don Butterfield, American tuba player (b. 1923) 
2006
Alan Freeman, British disc jockey known by his nickname 'Fluff' (b. 1927) 
2006
Bebe Moore Campbell, American author (b. 1950) 
2006
Casey Coleman, American sportscaster (b. 1951) 
2006
Jece Valadão, Embodiment of Evil 
2006
Casey Coleman, Bleeding Orange & Brown: A Cleveland Tradition 
2006
Bebe Moore Campbell, Sex, Lies, and Books 
2006
Anthony Jackson, Labyrinth 
2006
Kunio Miyauchi, Godzilla's Revenge 
2006
Eddie Mayo, 100 Years of the World Series 
2006
Alan Freeman, Episode #1.12 
2006
Susan Raab Simonson, The 78th Annual Academy Awards 
2007
Bill Willis, American football player (b. 1921) 
2007
Robert Cade, American doctor and inventor of Gatorade (b. 1927) 
2007
Bernie Banton, Australian asbestos campaigner (b. 1946) 
2007
Sean Taylor, American football player (b. 1983) 
2007
Rasheed Thurmond, Episode #1.9 
2007
Jane Rule, Desert Hearts 
2007
Larry I. Bland, Japan: The Invasion That Never Was 
2007
Michael Keep, Person or Persons Unknown 
2007
Bill Moor, Kramer vs. Kramer 
2007
Cecil Payne, Texas Tenor: The Illinois Jacquet Story 
2007
Günther Noris, Episode #1.22 
2007
Per Wiking, Episode dated 31 December 1988 
2007
Svetlana Nemirovskaya, Russian Ark 
2007
Sean Taylor, 2004 NFL Draft 
2007
Bobby Van, Comeback 
2008
Patricia Marand, House Arrest 
2008
Pekka Pohjola, Scratch 
2009
Bruno Pupparo, My Brother Is an Only Child 
2009
Warren Vanders, Rooster Cogburn 
2009
Nada Kotrsová, Some Secrets 
2009
Bess Hawes, Pizza Pizza Daddy-O 
2009
Morris Boltuch, Around the World in Eighty Days 
2009
Raoul Delfosse, The Trial 
2009
Al Alberts, The Haunted World of El Superbeasto 
2009
Jacques Baratier, Sweet and Sour 
2009
Erich Böhme, Show #434 - Neues aus dem WM-Studio 
2009
Jacob Beretta, Second Chances 
2009
Alice McGrath, Self Defense... for Cowards 
2009
Marian Babula, Episode #1.249 
2009
György Melis, Esküdtszéki tárgyalás 
2010
Irvin Kershner, American director (b. 1923) 
2010
Irvin Kershner, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back 
2010
John Steakley, Vampires 
2010
Alice Ochs, No Direction Home: Bob Dylan 
2011
Sultan Khan, Indian classical musician, dies at 71 
2011
Gary Speed, Former Welsh international footballer and Wales national football team manager (b. 1969) 
2011
Judd Woldin, Railway with a Heart of Gold 
2011
Donald Crowdis, The Nature of Things 
2011
Daniel Henriksbø, Amor 
2011
Gary Speed, Episode #39.26 
2011
Ken Russell, Tommy 
2012
Marvin Miller, American union leader, dies at 95 
2012
Bob Kellett, Are You Being Served? 
2012
John D. Silva, Episode dated 8 March 1958 
2012
Frederick Neumann, The Prince of Tides 
2012
Mickey Baker, Casino 
2012
Marvin Miller, Broke 
2012
Deborah Prat, First Time on Film 
2012
Erik Izraelewicz, Les gens du Monde 
2013
Lewis Collins, British actor, dies from cancer at 67 
2013
Nilton Santos, Brazilian footballer, dies from a lung infection at 88 
2013
Earl McClung, Band of Brothers 
2013
Lewis Collins, The Final Option 
2013
Stan Mak, Capote 
2013
Wolf Jobst Siedler, Speer und er 
2013
Nilton Santos, Pele Forever 
2013
Rudolf Lorenzen, Unterwegs nach Kathmandu 
2014
Erick Bamy, David Lansky 
2014
Frank Yablans, Congo 
2014
Ramona Deitemeyer, Episode dated 22 May 1955 
2014
György Dr. Bárándy, Az én kis növérem 
2014
Celia Bertin, Episode dated 17 April 1957 
2014
Thomas W. Small, Titanic 
2014
Win Chamberlain, Brand X 
2014
Ryan Knight, The Challenge: Battle of the Seasons Aftershow 
2014
Shannon H Burgess, Scared Stiff 
2014
P.D. James, Children of Men 
2014
Stanislaw Mikulski, Kanal 
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