Historical Events Happened In October - 27
Thursday, 20 November 2014
1978 Begin & Sadat win the Nobel Peace prize on this day in history.
1978 President Carter signs Hawkins-Humphrey full employment bill on October - 27.
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 this day in history.
1980 Steven Peregrine Took, rocker, dies at 31 on this day in history.
1981 Andrew Young, former UN Ambassador, elected mayor of Atlanta, Georgia on this day in history.
1981 John Warburton, actor (King Rat, Cavalcade), dies at 94 on October - 27.
1982 On October - 27 china announces its population at 1 billion people plus
1982 IBM ROM is capable of EGA graphics on October - 27.
1985 On October - 27 thieves steal 9 paintings, including 5 Monet's & 2 Renoir's
1986 On October - 27 paul McCartney release "Pretty Little Head"
1987 Gilbert McNamee sentenced to 25 years in prison for being an IRA bombmaker on this day in history.
1987 South Korean voters overwhelmingly approved a new constitution on October - 27.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 Robert White, guitarist, dies at 57 on this day in history.
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 On October - 27 last Ford Taurus rolls off Atlanta Assembly line.
2006 The St. Louis Cardinals win the 2006 World Series on this day in history.
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 October - 27.
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 38 people are killed in a series of car bombings in Bagdhad, Iraq on October - 27.