Historical Events In February - 27
Sunday, 01 October 2023
1992 The Supreme Court of Canada unanimously upholds Canada's anti-pornography law on February - 27.
1992 Tiger Woods, 16, becomes youngest PGA golfer in 35 years on February - 27.
1992 On this day in history marinus Ruppert, Dutch trade union leader (CNV), dies at 80
1993 On February - 27 pBA National Championship Won by Ron Palombi Jr
1993 Jose Duval, actor (Juan Valdez), dies at 72 on February - 27.
1994 17th Olympics Winter games close in Lillehammer, Norway on February - 27.
1994 Maronite church near Beirut bombed, 10 killed on February - 27.
1994 Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1995 On February - 27 car bomb explodes in Zakho, North-Iraq (54-80 killed)
1995 On February - 27 bernard Cornfield, financier, dies at 67
1996 On this day in history mark Waugh scores 126 in World Cup against India
1996 Francois Chaumette, actor (They Never Slept, Christine), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history "Last Night of Ballyhoo" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC
1997 On this day in history divorces become legal in Ireland.
1997 Singer Sade (Helen Folasade), arrested in Jamaica for disobeying a cop on this day in history.
1998 14th Soap Opera Digest Awards on February - 27.
1998 On this day in history apple discontinues developing Newton computer
1998 On February - 27 fBI arrests 10 most wanted suspected serial killer Tony Ray Amati
1998 On February - 27 new England Patriot David Meggett arrested in Toronto on sex assault charges
1999 On this day in history democratic rule returns to Nigeria as its citizens elect Olusegun Obasanjo as president.
2007 On February - 27 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.
2007 The Chinese Correction: world stock markets plummet after China and Europe release less-than-expected growth reports on February - 27.
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 Arab Spring: As a result of ongoing protests, Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh is succeeded by Vice President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Al-Hadi on February - 27.
2013 20 people are killed in a market fire in Calcutta, India on February - 27.
2014 On this day in history republic of Crimea announces a referendum & ousts its regional government
2018 Jared Kushner , son-in-law of President Trump, has his top-secret security clearance at the White House downgraded on February - 27.
2018 On this day in history barbra Streisand reveals she has cloned her dog twice
2019 On February - 27 "Captain Marvel" film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, starring Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson premieres
2019 Second summit begins between US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un in Hanoi, Vietnam on this day in history.
2019 On this day in history actor Luke Perry (52) suffers a stroke in Los Angeles
2019 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 on this day in history.
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.