On This Day in History for January 27 (Part 2)

Events in History

Events 101 - 111 of 111

  • 1996 Catherine Roskam becomes the 1st NY female Episcopal bishop
  • 1996 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
  • 1996 Germany celebrates its 1st Holocaust Remembrance Day
  • 1996 Shiv Chanderpaul scores 303* for Guyana v Jamaica at Kingston
  • 1996 Colonel Ibrahim Baré Maïnassara deposes the first democratically elected president of Niger, Mahamane Ousmane, in a military coup.
  • 1998 Crane crashes into Roosevelt Island tram (NYC), injuring 10
  • 1998 Roland Clarkson discovers 2^3021377-1 (37th known Mersenne prime)
  • 2013 20 police officers have been killed in a series of bomb attacks in Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • 2013 In Port Said, Egypt, protests result in 7 people being killed and 630 are injured
  • 2013 11 people are killed and 32 are injured after a bus crashes down a ravine in Serta, Portugal
  • 2013 Magnus Carlsen wins the 2013 Tata Steel Chess Tournament

Birthdays in History

Birthdays 101 - 101 of 101

  • 1970 Emmanuel Pahud, French-Swiss flautist

Weddings in History


Deaths in History