What Happened on September 27, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Day in Hollywood, A Night.." closes at John Golden NY after 588 perf
  • Iran defends its besieged port of Abadan, driving back Iraqi forces

Famous Birthdays

  • Brendon McCullum, New Zealand cricketer
  • Lakshmipathy Balaji, Indian cricketer
  • Sophie Crumb, American comics artist

Famous Deaths

  • Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist, dies at 77
  • Robert Montgomery, actor/dir (Robert Montgomery Presents), dies at 77