What Happened on July 27, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Expos beat White Sox 10-6 in the annual Hall of Fame game
  • France performs nuclear Test at Muruora Island
  • L Boudreau, Earle Combs, Ford Frick, & Jesse Haines enter Baseball Hall of Fame

Famous Birthdays

  • Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Danish actor (Game of Thrones), born in RudkĂžbing
  • Tom Europe, CFL defensive back (Montreal Alouettes)

Famous Deaths

  • Antonio de Oliveira Salazar, dictator of Portugal (1932-68), dies