What Happened on July 27, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Baseball star Tommy John commits rec 3 errors on 1 play as Yanks rout Brewers 16-3
  • Boston's worst traffic jam in 30 years
  • General Sein Lwin succeeds Ne Win as President of Burma
  • Radio Shack announces Tandy 1000 SL computer

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Biddle, Australian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Zamboni, American inventor (b. 1901)
  • Judith Barsi, child actress, shot dead with mother by her father at 11