Historical Events on August 27, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

"No Fences" 2nd studio album by Garth Brooks is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1991)

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Garth Brooks
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Garth Brooks
  • 52 Americans arrive in Turkey from Iraq
  • Brewers-Blue Jays game is delayed 35 minutes due to gnats
  • Market prices plunge as OPEC nears informal agreement to increase output to cover shortfall due to invasion; cash market trading experiences abrupt decline.
  • Rosa Mota wins female marathon (2:31:27)
  • WWF Summer Slam-Ultimate Warrior beats Rick Rude