Historical Events For October - 27
Sunday, 28 May 2017
1978 On October - 27 begin & Sadat win the Nobel Peace prize
1978 On October - 27 president Carter signs Hawkins-Humphrey full employment bill
1979 Voluntary Euthanasia Society publishes how-to-do-it suicide guide on October - 27.
1980 On October - 27 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 On October - 27 andrew Young, former UN Ambassador, elected mayor of Atlanta, Georgia
1981 On this day in history john Warburton, actor (King Rat, Cavalcade), dies at 94
1982 China announces its population at 1 billion people plus on this day in history.
1982 IBM ROM is capable of EGA graphics on October - 27.
1985 On this day in history thieves steal 9 paintings, including 5 Monet's & 2 Renoir's
1986 On this day in history paul McCartney release "Pretty Little Head"
1987 On October - 27 gilbert McNamee sentenced to 25 years in prison for being an IRA bombmaker
1987 On this day in history south Korean voters overwhelmingly approved a new constitution
1987 Vijay Merchant, cricketer (Test average 47 72, 1st-class avg 71), dies on October - 27.
1988 On October - 27 "ET" released to home video (14 million presold)
1988 Larry Flynt paid hitman $1M to kill Hefner, Guccione & Sinatra on October - 27.
1988 Charles Hawtrey, English actor (Carry On), dies near London at 73 on October - 27.
1990 On this day in history elliott Roosevelt, son of FDR, dies at 80
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 this day in history.
1994 On October - 27 robert White, guitarist, dies at 57
1995 On October - 27 mike Dutfield, documentary Prodcuer, dies at 48
1996 Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84 on this day in history.
2005 On October - 27 two teenagers accidentally electrocute themselves in Seine-Saint-Denis, Paris, France, leading to widespread rioting.
2006 Last Ford Taurus rolls off Atlanta Assembly line on October - 27.
2006 On October - 27 the St. Louis Cardinals win the 2006 World Series.
2011 On this day in history 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.
2011 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 on October - 27.
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