What Happened on April 27, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Carol Mann wins LPGA Raleigh Ladies Golf Invitational

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Steven, Bermuda, NZ tennis player (Olympics 1996)
  • Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, New Jersey
  • Darcey Bussell, British ballerina (Strictly Come Dancing), born in London
  • Francine "Frankie" McRae, Australian softball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • Grahame Cheney, Australian boxer
  • Mica Paris, British Rhythm & Blues singer (So Good), born in London
  • Tyrone Rodgers, CFL defensive linebacker (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)

Famous Deaths

  • Dino Terranova, actor (Young Dillinger), dies at 65
  • RenĂ© Barrientos, President of Bolivia (b. 1919)