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February 27th

142 Notable deaths

Fred Rogers

American television personality.

Born March 20th, 1928 in Latrobe.

Died February 27th, 2003 at 74 years old in Pittsburgh.

Leonard Nimoy

American actor (1931–2015).

Born March 26th, 1931 in West End. [ref]

Died February 27th, 2015 at 83 years old in Bel Air (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). [ref]

Chandra Shekhar Azad

Indian activist and socialist and revolutionary, freedom fighter and social reformer.

Born July 23rd, 1906 in Madhya Pradesh, British Raj, Jhabua district, Bhavra.

Died February 27th, 1931 at 24 years old in Uttar Pradesh, British Raj, Allahabad (ballistic trauma).

William F. Buckley, Jr.

American conservative author and commentator (1925–2008).

Born November 24th, 1925 in New York City. [ref]

Died February 27th, 2008 at 82 years old in Stamford (diabetes). [ref]

Lillian Gish

American actress (1893-1993).

Born October 14th, 1893 in Springfield.

Died February 27th, 1993 at 99 years old in New York City (heart failure). [ref]

Spike Milligan

British actor (1918-2002).

Born April 16th, 1918 in Ahmednagar. [ref]

Died February 27th, 2002 at 83 years old in Rye (kidney failure). [ref]

J. T. Walsh

American actor.

Born September 28th, 1943 in San Francisco.

Died February 27th, 1998 at 54 years old in San Diego (myocardial infarction).

Dale Robertson

American actor (1923-2013).

Born July 14th, 1923 in Oklahoma County.

Died February 27th, 2013 at 89 years old in San Diego (lung cancer, pneumonia). [ref]

Boris Nemtsov

Russian scientist, statesman and liberal politician (1959-2015).

Born October 9th, 1959 in Sochi.

Died February 27th, 2015 at 55 years old in Moscow (ballistic trauma).

Nadezhda Krupskaya

Russian revolutionary and politician (1869-1939).

Born February 26th, 1869 in Saint Petersburg. [ref]

Died February 27th, 1939 at 70 years old in Moscow. [ref]

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When I shall die, let it be doing that I had designed. Ovid