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People, Died on January 27 (20 found)

John Hurt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Vincent Hurt
Also Known As:
Sir John Hurt
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies:TV series:CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2004 Queen's Birthday Honours List and a knighthood in the 2015 New Years Honours.

Pete Seeger

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Peter Seeger
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

half-brother of
Older than Mike Seeger by 14 years.

Brief Facts:

Wrote the songs:Group:Active in political causes.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1996.
Songwriters Hall of Fame 1972.
Kennedy Center Honors 1994.
National Medal of Arts 1994.
International Guitar Hall of Fame.
American Banjo Museum Hall of Fame 2015.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2001 as a member of The Weavers.

Zelda Rubinstein

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Zelda Rubinstein
Also Known As:
Zelda Rubenstein
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 4' 3".
Movies:TV series:

J.D. Salinger

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jerome David Salinger
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 26 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Author of the novel:published 1951.

John Updike

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Hoyer Updike
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Books:Pulitzer Prizes for books:National Medal of Arts 1989.

Tige Andrews

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tiger Andrews
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series:Movies:Broadway play:

Marcheline Bertrand

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Marcia Lynne Bertrand
Nickname(s):
Marcheline
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Jon Voight by 11 years.
grandmother of
grandmother of
grandmother of
grandmother of
grandmother of
grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie:

Jack Paar

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jack Harold Paar
Nickname(s):
King of Late Night TV
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show:from 1957-1962.
Movies: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6212 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Bill Kennedy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Willard Kennedy
Also Known As:
William Kennedy
Drew Kennedy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies:Announcer for TV series:

Sherm Feller

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Sherman Feller
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Co-wrote song:Public address announcer at Fenway Park for team:

Claude Akins

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Claude Marion Akins
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie:TV shows:Santa Clarita Walk of Western Stars 1983.

André the Giant

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
André René Roussimoff
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Largest WWF wrestler, billed at 7' 4" height, weight 520 lbs. Actual height was probably less.
Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame 2002.

Lilli Palmer

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Lilli Marie Peisner
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Rex Harrison by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies:Broadway Play: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7013 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Mahalia Jackson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Mahala Jackson
Nickname(s):
Halie
The Queen of Gospel
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Gospel singer, also active in the civil rights movement.
Louisiana Music Hall of Fame 2008.
Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame 1995.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1997.
GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame 1978.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6840 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 1 September 1988.

Roger Chaffee

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roger Bruce Chaffee
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
31, 19 days before his 32nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Died in a fire at a pre-flight test run in the (Apollo 204) capsule.
See:International Space Hall of Fame.
U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame 1997.
Congressional Space Medal of Honor 1997.

Gus Grissom

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Virgil Ivan Grissom
Also Known As:
Virgil I. Grissom
Virgil Grissom
Nickname(s):
Gus
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
40
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

suborbital flight. Orbited in first Gemini mission, . Died in a fire at a pre-flight test run in the (Apollo 204) capsule.
U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame 1990.
International Space Hall of Fame.
Congressional Space Medal of Honor 1978.
National Aviation Hall of Fame 1987.

Edward White

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Higgins White II
Nickname(s):
Ed
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
36
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut and test pilot. with EVA. The first US astronaut to walk in space. Died in a fire at a pre-flight test run in the (Apollo 204) capsule.
See:International Space Hall of Fame.
U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame 1993.
Congressional Space Medal of Honor 1997.
National Aviation Hall of Fame 2009.

John Farrow

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Villiers Farrow
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58, 14 days before his 59th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
father of
grandfather of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6300 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.

Nellie Bly

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Jane Cochran
Also Known As:
Elizabeth Jane Cochrane
Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman
Nickname(s):
pinky
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

As a teenager, she added an 'e' to the end of her name. During her career she claimed 1867 as her birth year, but a baptism record shows 1864. Famed for two journalism feats - traveling around the world in 72 days, and faking insanity to investigate an asylum from the inside.
National Women's Hall of Fame 1998.

John Audubon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jean Rabin
Also Known As:
Jean-Jacques Fougère Audubon
John James Audubon
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Born in Saint-Domique, now named Haiti. Later adopted by his father. Anglicized name to John James Audubon at age 18.
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