What Happened on April 27, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Sweet Charity" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 368 performances
  • Captain Midnight (John R MacDougall) interrupts HBO

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Pat Bradley wins LPGA S&H Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer
Pat Bradley
  • Soviet authorities order the evacuation of the city of Pripyat (pop. 50,000) 1 day after the Chernobyl nuclear accident

Famous Birthdays

  • Elena Risteska, Macedonian singer
  • Jenna Coleman, British Actress (Doctor Who), born in Blackpool, Lancashire