What Happened on June 27, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Live & Let Die", 8th James Bond Film, 1st to star Roger Moore, also starring Jane Seymour, 1st released in the US
  • John W Dean tells Watergate Committee about Nixon's "enemies list"
  • The President of Uruguay dissolves Parliament and heads a coup d'├ętat.
  • Uruguay suspends constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Heath Irwin, guard (New England Patriots)
  • Jennifer Brundage, US softball infielder (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Wendell Davis, cornerback (Dallas Cowboys)

Famous Deaths

  • Earl Browder, leader US Communist Party (1930-45), dies at 82
  • Ernest Truex, actor (Pop-Pete & Gladys, Mr Peepers), dies at 73