Historical Events In September - 27
Friday, 19 April 2019
1996 Mohammed Najibullah, politician, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1999 On this day in history detroit's Tiger Stadium closes after 87 years of hosting baseball and other sporting contests.
2005 On this day in history michaëlle Jean, born in Haiti, becomes the 27th Governor General of Canada, and the first black person to hold that position.
2006 On this day in history an armed suspect holds six female students as hostages in Platte Canyon High School located in Bailey, Colorado. One hostage is fatally wounded as the gunman kills himself.
2012 On this day in history uN publicly releases documents from China and Japan detailing their contesting claims for the Senkoku Islands
2013 7 people are killed in mosque bombings in Baghdad, Iraq on September - 27.
2014 On this day in history 57 people are killed after Mount Ontake erupts in Japan
2017 Thai Ex-Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra found guilty of criminal negligence in rice subsidy scheme, sentenced to 5 years in absentia on September - 27.
2017 Researchers confirm existence of giant tree rat "Vika" in the Solomon Islands that can crack open coconuts on September - 27.
2018 On this day in history uS Senate hearing into alleged sexual assault by Judge Brett Kavanaugh with him and accuser Christine Blasey Ford giving evidence
2018 India's Supreme Court rules overturns 158-year old rule, section 497, decriminalizing adultery because it was discriminatory against women on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history first Chinese #MeToo case goes to court, TV star Zhu Jun sues for defamation after accusation posted online
2018 On September - 27 half of all orca could die through pollution involving polychlorinated biphenyls in the ocean, according to study published in "Science"
2018 US Securities and Exchange Commission files lawsuit accusing Elon Musk of securities fraud on September - 27.
2018 Justin Milne, head of Australian Broadcasting Corporation resigns amid allegations of firing journalists for the government on September - 27.