Historical Events In January - 27
Tuesday, 01 December 2020
1976 On this day in history viv Richards scores his first Test century against Australia
1977 President Carter pardons most Vietnam War draft evaders on January - 27.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1981 Leo Collard, Belgian minister of Education (1946/54-58), dies at 78 on this day in history.
1982 Mauno Koivisto installed as President of Finland on this day in history.
1982 Roberto S Cordova installed as President of Honduras on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history west Indies beat Australia 3-1 to win World Series Cup
1982 On this day in history iris Korn, actress (Widder-Palmerstown USA), dies at 60
1983 On January - 27 world's longest subaqueous tunnel (53.90 km) opens, Honshu-Hokkaid
1983 On this day in history louis De Funes, actor/writer (Mad Adv of Rabbi Jacobs), dies at 68
1984 On January - 27 john &Yoko release "Milk &Honey" album
1984 On this day in history michael Jackson is burned during filming for Pepsi commercial
1984 On January - 27 pop singer Michael Jackson is hospitalized when his hair catches fire while filming a Pepsi commercial in Los Angeles.
1984 On this day in history lou Crosby, TV announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 72
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 January - 27.
1986 On this day in history l Ron Hubbard, novelist/founder (Church of Scientology), dies at 74
1987 On this day in history midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose &Doug Somers for AWA World Tag Team
1988 Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approves nomination of Judge Anthony M Kennedy to US Supreme Court on January - 27.
1989 On this day in history 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 this day in history dissolution of Polish communist party
1990 Four top aides of executed dictator Nicolae Ceausescu go on trial in Romania, charged with genocide on January - 27.
1990 On January - 27 helen Jerome Eddy, actress (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm), dies at 92
1992 19th American Music Award C &C Music Factory, Michael Bolton win on January - 27.
1992 On this day in history jane Fonda undergoes arthroscopic surgery on her right knee
1992 On January - 27 mike Tyson goes on trial for rape (he is found guilty)
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 Francesca Primus, columnist (Back Stage), dies at 45 on January - 27.
1993 DC-3 crashes in Kinshasa, killing 12 on January - 27.