Historical Events Happened In October - 27
Monday, 08 February 2016
1978 Begin & Sadat win the Nobel Peace prize on this day in history.
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 On this day in history dave Gryllis sets world bicycle speed record of 94.37 kph
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 On October - 27 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 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 October - 27.
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 October - 27.
1990 Elliott Roosevelt, son of FDR, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history andrzei Panufkin, Pol/Brit conductor/composer (Sinfonia Sacra), dies
1992 On this day in history roy Marshall, cricketer (143 runs for WI, 35725 runs overall), dies
1994 Robert White, guitarist, dies at 57 on October - 27.
1995 On October - 27 mike Dutfield, documentary Prodcuer, dies at 48
1996 On October - 27 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 On this day in history last Ford Taurus rolls off Atlanta Assembly line.
2006 The St. Louis Cardinals win the 2006 World Series on October - 27.
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 €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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.