Historical Events In May - 27
Friday, 07 August 2020
1985 On this day in history kay Campbell, actress (All My Children), dies at 80
1986 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1986 On this day in history norway Showcase groundbreaking
1986 On May - 27 president Reagan orderes 2 Poseidon-class submarines be dismantled
1986 Gaston Duribreux, Flemish writer (Sour Dove), dies at 82 on May - 27.
1987 Jim & Tammy Bakker appear on "Nightline" after PTL scandal on May - 27.
1987 Postage wins 32nd Europe Cup 1 in Vienna on May - 27.
1988 On this day in history senate ratified a treaty eliminating medium-range nuclear missiles
1988 On May - 27 florida Friebus, actress (Bob Newhart Show), dies of a stroke at 79
1989 On this day in history jack Starrett, director/actor (Chase, Nightwish, 1st Blood), dies
1990 On May - 27 césar Gaviria Trujillo chosen President of Colombia
1990 On this day in history jan Stephenson wins J C Penney LPGA Golf Skins Game
1990 On this day in history poland holds its first free elections in over fifty years
1990 Radical Democratic Party holds first political meetings in Moscow on this day in history.
1991 Austrian Boeing 767-300 explodes at Bangkok, 223 die on May - 27.
1991 Ed Dodd, cartoonist (Mark Trail), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1992 Daniel Robberechts, Belgian writer (Aankomen in Avignon), dies at 55 on this day in history.
1993 Dale Murphy ends carreer at 398 homeruns on May - 27.
1993 Mafia bombs Uffizi-museum in Florence, kills 6 on May - 27.
1993 On this day in history jan Wiley, actress (Underdog, Brute Man, She Wolf of London), dies
1994 Alexander Solzhenitsyn returned to Russia after 20 years in exile on May - 27.
1994 On this day in history final broadcast of Arsenio Hall talk show
1994 On May - 27 flintstones live action movie opens in theaters
1994 On May - 27 larry King ended his radio show
1994 On this day in history nobel Prize-winner Alexander Solzhenitsyn returns to Russia, ending two decades of exile
1994 Radio conservative Rush Limbaugh (43) weds Marta Fitzgerald (35) on May - 27.
1994 On May - 27 norman Cook, British museum curator, dies at 87
1995 On this day in history actor Christopher Reeve (Superman) is paralyzed after an accident during an equestrian event in Charlottesville, VA
1995 C W Stubblefield, music Promoter, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history albert "Pud" Brown, clarinetist/saxophonist, dies at 79
1997 On May - 27 judge finds Pamela Lee not guilty of breaking a contract
1997 On May - 27 major league revenue sharing begins, New York Yankees pay out most $28 million
1997 Marv Albert pleads innocent to charges of sexually assault on this day in history.
1997 Russian President Boris Yeltsin signs a historic treaty with NATO on May - 27.