Historical Events Happened In October - 27
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
1978 On this day in history begin & Sadat win the Nobel Peace prize
1978 On October - 27 president Carter signs Hawkins-Humphrey full employment bill
1979 On October - 27 voluntary Euthanasia Society publishes how-to-do-it suicide guide
1980 Dave Gryllis sets world bicycle speed record of 94.37 kph on October - 27.
1980 Steven Peregrine Took, rocker, dies at 31 on October - 27.
1981 On October - 27 andrew Young, former UN Ambassador, elected mayor of Atlanta, Georgia
1981 John Warburton, actor (King Rat, Cavalcade), dies at 94 on October - 27.
1982 On this day in history china announces its population at 1 billion people plus
1982 On this day in history iBM ROM is capable of EGA graphics
1985 On October - 27 thieves steal 9 paintings, including 5 Monet's & 2 Renoir's
1986 Paul McCartney release "Pretty Little Head" on October - 27.
1987 Gilbert McNamee sentenced to 25 years in prison for being an IRA bombmaker on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1988 "ET" released to home video (14 million presold) on October - 27.
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 Andrzei Panufkin, Pol/Brit conductor/composer (Sinfonia Sacra), dies on October - 27.
1992 On October - 27 roy Marshall, cricketer (143 runs for WI, 35725 runs overall), dies
1994 Robert White, guitarist, dies at 57 on October - 27.
1995 Mike Dutfield, documentary Prodcuer, dies at 48 on October - 27.
1996 On October - 27 belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84
2005 On this day in history two teenagers accidentally electrocute themselves in Seine-Saint-Denis, Paris, France, leading to widespread rioting.
2006 On October - 27 last Ford Taurus rolls off Atlanta Assembly line.
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 â‚¬1 trillion.
2011 On October - 27 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 October - 27 46 people are killed and 123 injured in Iraq after a series of attacks and bombs
2013 38 people are killed in a series of car bombings in Bagdhad, Iraq on this day in history.