Historical Events In January - 27
Monday, 03 August 2020
1976 On January - 27 viv Richards scores his first Test century against Australia
1977 On this day in history president Carter pardons most Vietnam War draft evaders
1977 On this day in history the first broadcast of "Roots" mini-series on ABC TV
1977 The Vatican reiterates that the Roman Catholic Church does not allow women to enter the priesthood on January - 27.
1977 Walter Baldwin, actor (Gay Amigo), dies at 88 on January - 27.
1978 On this day in history marguerite Canal, composer, dies at 87
1979 36th Golden Globes Midnight Express, Jon Voight &Jane Fonda on January - 27.
1981 Leo Collard, Belgian minister of Education (1946/54-58), dies at 78 on January - 27.
1982 Mauno Koivisto installed as President of Finland on this day in history.
1982 Roberto S Cordova installed as President of Honduras on January - 27.
1982 West Indies beat Australia 3-1 to win World Series Cup on January - 27.
1982 On January - 27 iris Korn, actress (Widder-Palmerstown USA), dies at 60
1983 World's longest subaqueous tunnel (53.90 km) opens, Honshu-Hokkaid on January - 27.
1983 On January - 27 louis De Funes, actor/writer (Mad Adv of Rabbi Jacobs), dies at 68
1984 On this day in history john &Yoko release "Milk &Honey" album
1984 On January - 27 michael Jackson is burned during filming for Pepsi commercial
1984 Pop singer Michael Jackson is hospitalized when his hair catches fire while filming a Pepsi commercial in Los Angeles on this day in history.
1984 Lou Crosby, TV announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 72 on January - 27.
1985 15th Space Shuttle (51-C) Mission-Discovery 3 returns to Earth on this day in history.
1986 13th American Music Award Whitney Houston, Huey Lewis &Crystal Gayle on this day in history.
1986 On this day in history l Ron Hubbard, novelist/founder (Church of Scientology), dies at 74
1987 Midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose &Doug Somers for AWA World Tag Team on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approves nomination of Judge Anthony M Kennedy to US Supreme Court
1989 On January - 27 german war criminals Fischer &Austrian der Fünten freed
1989 On this day in history oklahoma's linebacker, Mark VanKeirsblilck assaults an Oklahoma grad student
1990 On January - 27 dissolution of Polish communist party
1990 On January - 27 four top aides of executed dictator Nicolae Ceausescu go on trial in Romania, charged with genocide.
1990 Helen Jerome Eddy, actress (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm), dies at 92 on this day in history.
1992 19th American Music Award C &C Music Factory, Michael Bolton win on this day in history.
1992 Jane Fonda undergoes arthroscopic surgery on her right knee on January - 27.
1992 Mike Tyson goes on trial for rape (he is found guilty) on January - 27.
1992 On this day in history presidential candidate Bill Clinton (D) &Genifer Flowers accuse each other of lying over her assertion they had a 12-year affair
1992 On this day in history francesca Primus, columnist (Back Stage), dies at 45
1993 DC-3 crashes in Kinshasa, killing 12 on this day in history.