Historical Events In December - 27
Monday, 14 June 2021
1982 On December - 27 john Leonard Swigert Jr, astronaut (Apollo 13), dies of cancer at 51
1983 On this day in history propane gas fire devastated 16 blocks of Buffalo
1983 On this day in history walter Scott, rocker, dies
1985 On this day in history terrorists kill 20 & wound 110 attacking El Al at Rome & Vienna airports. President Reagan blamed Libyan leader Momar Qadhafi
1985 Dian Fossey, US naturalist (Gorillas in Mist), found dead in Rwanda on December - 27.
1986 On December - 27 lars-Eric Vilner Larsson, composer, dies at 78
1987 Priscilla Dean, actress (Outside the Law), dies of injuries at 91 on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history bulgaria stops jamming Radio Free Europe after more than 3 decades
1988 Fox Harris, actor (Alienator, Warlords, Sid & Nancy), dies on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history egypt resumes full diplomatic relations with Syria, after a ten year break
1990 On December - 27 barbara McDougall announces a five-year $332 million agreement to give Quebec control of cultural integration of immigrants to the province.
1990 On this day in history san Francisco became the first city to adopt regulations regarding video display terminals in the workplace
1991 On this day in history edward M Love, choreographer/dancer, dies of AIDS at 43
1992 Cardew "the Cad" [Douglas] Robinson, Engl comedian (Alfie), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1993 On December - 27 youssef Sebti, Algerian scholar/poet, murdered at 50
1994 Hans Berghuis, author/poet (Kleitabletten), dies at 70 on December - 27.
1995 Jeremy John Beadle, writer/broadcaster, dies at 39 on December - 27.
1997 On this day in history brendan Gill, journalist, dies at 83
2007 Former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto is assassinated, and at least 20 others are killed by a bomb blast at an election rally in Rawalpindi on December - 27.
2007 Presidential and parliamentary elections took place in Kenya on December - 27.
2012 On this day in history nASA unveils plans to capture a 500 ton asteroid in 2025
2019 Corporate defaults on corporate bonds in China reach a new record on this day in history.
2019 At least 12 die in a plane crash in Kazakhstan on this day in history.
2020 On this day in history [COVID-19 pandemic] The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 passes 80 million worldwide.