What Happened on April 27, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 28 people are killed in the Guatemala City air disaster.
  • Bloody riots in Soweto, South Africa
  • HCC, Hobby Computer Club, forms in Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Trainor, American actor
  • Khalid Zoubaa, French runner

Famous Deaths

  • Stanley Adams, actor (Lillies of the Field, Thunder Alley), dies at 61