Historical Events In February - 27
Monday, 06 July 2020
1992 The Supreme Court of Canada unanimously upholds Canada's anti-pornography law on this day in history.
1992 Tiger Woods, 16, becomes youngest PGA golfer in 35 years on February - 27.
1992 Marinus Ruppert, Dutch trade union leader (CNV), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history pBA National Championship Won by Ron Palombi Jr
1993 Jose Duval, actor (Juan Valdez), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history 17th Olympics Winter games close in Lillehammer, Norway
1994 Maronite church near Beirut bombed, 10 killed on this day in history.
1994 Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector, dies at 84 on February - 27.
1995 On this day in history car bomb explodes in Zakho, North-Iraq (54-80 killed)
1995 Bernard Cornfield, financier, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history mark Waugh scores 126 in World Cup against India
1996 On this day in history francois Chaumette, actor (They Never Slept, Christine), dies at 72
1997 On February - 27 "Last Night of Ballyhoo" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC
1997 On this day in history divorces become legal in Ireland.
1997 On February - 27 singer Sade (Helen Folasade), arrested in Jamaica for disobeying a cop
1998 On February - 27 14th Soap Opera Digest Awards
1998 On this day in history apple discontinues developing Newton computer
1998 FBI arrests 10 most wanted suspected serial killer Tony Ray Amati on this day in history.
1998 New England Patriot David Meggett arrested in Toronto on sex assault charges on this day in history.
1999 On February - 27 democratic rule returns to Nigeria as its citizens elect Olusegun Obasanjo as president.
2007 2007 Bagram Air Base bombing: A Taliban suicide attack at Bagram Air Base while Vice President of the United States Dick Cheney is visiting kills 23, but he is not injured on this day in history.
2007 On February - 27 the Chinese Correction: world stock markets plummet after China and Europe release less-than-expected growth reports.
2010 An 8.8-magnitude earthquake occurs in Chile, triggering a tsunami over the Pacific and killing 497. The earthquake is one of the largest in recorded history on February - 27.
2012 Wikileaks begins disclosing 5 million emails from private intelligence company Stratfor on this day in history.
2012 On February - 27 arab Spring: As a result of ongoing protests, Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh is succeeded by Vice President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Al-Hadi.
2013 20 people are killed in a market fire in Calcutta, India on this day in history.
2014 Republic of Crimea announces a referendum & ousts its regional government on this day in history.
2018 Jared Kushner , son-in-law of President Trump, has his top-secret security clearance at the White House downgraded on this day in history.
2018 Barbra Streisand reveals she has cloned her dog twice on February - 27.
2019 "Captain Marvel" film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, starring Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson premieres on February - 27.
2019 Second summit begins between US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un in Hanoi, Vietnam on February - 27.
2019 Actor Luke Perry (52) suffers a stroke in Los Angeles on this day in history.
2019 On February - 27 ramses Station rail disaster: A train smashes into a barrier inside Ramses Station in Cairo, Egypt, causing an explosion and a fire, killing 25 people and injuring 40 others.
2019 On February - 27 the 2019 North Koreaâ€“United States summit is held in Hanoi, Vietnam. It is the second summit between United States President Donald Trump and the North Korean Chairman Kim Jong-un.