Historical Events Happened In October - 27
Friday, 30 September 2016
1978 Begin & Sadat win the Nobel Peace prize on October - 27.
1978 President Carter signs Hawkins-Humphrey full employment bill on this day in history.
1979 Voluntary Euthanasia Society publishes how-to-do-it suicide guide on this day in history.
1980 Dave Gryllis sets world bicycle speed record of 94.37 kph on October - 27.
1980 Steven Peregrine Took, rocker, dies at 31 on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history andrew Young, former UN Ambassador, elected mayor of Atlanta, Georgia
1981 On October - 27 john Warburton, actor (King Rat, Cavalcade), dies at 94
1982 On this day in history china announces its population at 1 billion people plus
1982 On October - 27 iBM ROM is capable of EGA graphics
1985 Thieves steal 9 paintings, including 5 Monet's & 2 Renoir's on this day in history.
1986 Paul McCartney release "Pretty Little Head" on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history gilbert McNamee sentenced to 25 years in prison for being an IRA bombmaker
1987 South Korean voters overwhelmingly approved a new constitution on this day in history.
1987 Vijay Merchant, cricketer (Test average 47 72, 1st-class avg 71), dies on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history "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 On October - 27 elliott Roosevelt, son of FDR, dies at 80
1991 Andrzei Panufkin, Pol/Brit conductor/composer (Sinfonia Sacra), dies on this day in history.
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 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 October - 27 the St. Louis Cardinals win the 2006 World Series.
2011 On October - 27 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 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 46 people are killed and 123 injured in Iraq after a series of attacks and bombs on this day in history.
2013 38 people are killed in a series of car bombings in Bagdhad, Iraq on October - 27.