What Happened on July 27th, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Astros begins 26-game road trip to make room for Rep Natl Convention
  • Dimitri Lepikov, Vladimir Pychenko, Veniamin Taianovitch & Evgueni

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nelson Mandela says that a general strike will go ahead; the aim of the mass protest was the peaceful removal of President De Klerk from power, the immediate transfer of political power to the people and free and fair elections to a constituent assembly

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela
  • Sadovyi swim world record 4x200m freestyle (7:11.95)

Famous Deaths

  • Jenny Karezi, Greek actress (Red Lanterns), dies of cancer at 56
  • Max Dupain, Australian photographer (b. 1911)