Historical Events Happened In October - 27
Friday, 19 September 2014
1978 On this day in history begin & Sadat win the Nobel Peace prize
1978 President Carter signs Hawkins-Humphrey full employment bill on this day in history.
1979 On this day in history voluntary Euthanasia Society publishes how-to-do-it suicide guide
1980 On this day in history dave Gryllis sets world bicycle speed record of 94.37 kph
1980 On this day in history steven Peregrine Took, rocker, dies at 31
1981 Andrew Young, former UN Ambassador, elected mayor of Atlanta, Georgia on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history john Warburton, actor (King Rat, Cavalcade), dies at 94
1982 On October - 27 china announces its population at 1 billion people plus
1982 IBM ROM is capable of EGA graphics on this day in history.
1985 Thieves steal 9 paintings, including 5 Monet's & 2 Renoir's on October - 27.
1986 On this day in history paul McCartney release "Pretty Little Head"
1987 Gilbert McNamee sentenced to 25 years in prison for being an IRA bombmaker on October - 27.
1987 On October - 27 south Korean voters overwhelmingly approved a new constitution
1987 On this day in history vijay Merchant, cricketer (Test average 47 72, 1st-class avg 71), dies
1988 On October - 27 "ET" released to home video (14 million presold)
1988 Larry Flynt paid hitman $1M to kill Hefner, Guccione & Sinatra on this day in history.
1988 Charles Hawtrey, English actor (Carry On), dies near London at 73 on this day in history.
1990 Elliott Roosevelt, son of FDR, dies at 80 on October - 27.
1991 On October - 27 andrzei Panufkin, Pol/Brit conductor/composer (Sinfonia Sacra), dies
1992 Roy Marshall, cricketer (143 runs for WI, 35725 runs overall), dies on October - 27.
1994 On this day in history robert White, guitarist, dies at 57
1995 On October - 27 mike Dutfield, documentary Prodcuer, dies at 48
1996 On this day in history belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84
2005 Two teenagers accidentally electrocute themselves in Seine-Saint-Denis, Paris, France, leading to widespread rioting on October - 27.
2006 Last Ford Taurus rolls off Atlanta Assembly line on October - 27.
2006 On this day in history the St. Louis Cardinals win the 2006 World Series.
2011 After an emergency meeting in Brussels, the European Union announced an agreement to tackle the European sovereign debt crisis which includes a writedown of 50% of Greek bonds, a recapitalisation of European banks and an increase of the bailout fund of the European Financial Stability Facility totaling to €1 trillion on this day in history.
2011 On this day in history the Royal Australian Navy announces that they discovered the wreck of a World War II submarine in Simpson Harbour, Papua New Guinea during Operation RENDER SAFE
2012 On this day in history 46 people are killed and 123 injured in Iraq after a series of attacks and bombs
2013 On this day in history 38 people are killed in a series of car bombings in Bagdhad, Iraq