Historical Events In January - 27
Monday, 18 January 2021
1993 On January - 27 andre "the Giant" Roussimoff, WWF wrestler, dies of heart attack at 49
1994 Carlos Reina succeeds President Callejas in Honduras on January - 27.
1994 On January - 27 romanian social-democrats form government with anti-Semites
1994 Claude Akins, actor (Rio Bravo, Lobo), dies of cancer at 75 on this day in history.
1995 Five thousand mourners gather at the site of the Auschwitz Nazi concentration camp to commemorate the 50th anniversary of its liberation on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history geoffrey Parsons, Australian/British pianist, dies at 65
1996 15 day old siamese twins separated-Sarah Morales survives, Sarahi dies on this day in history.
1996 70th Australian Open Women's Tennis Monica Seles beats Anke Huber (64 61) on January - 27.
1996 Catherine Roskam becomes the first New York female Episcopal bishop on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1996 Germany celebrates its first Holocaust Remembrance Day on this day in history.
1996 On January - 27 shiv Chanderpaul scores 303* for Guyana vs Jamaica at Kingston
1996 On January - 27 barbara Skelton, writer, dies at 79
1997 On this day in history "Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus," opens at Gershwin New York City NY
1997 On January - 27 24th American Music Award Toni Braxton &Alanis Morissette win
1997 It's the worst snowstorms to hit northwest China in 30 years. An update today from Beijing says the storms have killed 39 people and caused more than 24 million dollars in losses on this day in history.
1997 The weekend rescue of more than 300 anglers from the ice of Lake Simcoe could cost up to 500 000 dollars. The ice fishers were stranded after a 32 kilometre-long pressure crack openedup between them and shore on January - 27.
1998 Crane crashes into Roosevelt Is (New York City NY) Tram, injuring 10 on January - 27.
2006 On this day in history celebrations are held in Salzburg and around the world for the 250th anniversary of the birth of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
2013 20 police officers have been killed in a series of bomb attacks in Kandahar, Afghanistan on this day in history.
2017 Donald Trump issues executive order banning travel to the US for 7 mostly Muslim countries and suspending admission for refugees on January - 27.
2018 On January - 27 bomb in an ambulance kills over 100 people in Kabul, Taliban claim responsibility
2018 Australian Open Women's Tennis: Caroline Wozniacki beats Simona Halep 7-6, 3-6, 6-4 to win her first Grand Slam title on January - 27.
2019 Australian Open Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković of Serbia wins his record 7th Australian singles title; beats Spaniard Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 on January - 27.
2019 Two bombs at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo, Philippines, kill at least 20 people and leave more than 100 others injured on this day in history.