What Happened on August 27, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Francis Chichester begins 1st solo sail around world
  • Oakland Pitcher Paul Lindblad begins a 385 cons errorless streak
  • Race riot in Waukegan, Illinois

Famous Birthdays

  • Deena Wigger, Colorado Springs CO, US shooter (Olympic-92)
  • Juhan Parts, Prime Minister of Estonia

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

American sportscaster Al Michaels (21) weds Linda Stamaton

American Television Sportscaster Al Michaels
American Television Sportscaster
Al Michaels