On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1973

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

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"Live & Let Die", 8th James Bond Film, 1st to star Roger Moore, also starring Jane Seymour, 1st released in the US

  • John W Dean tells Watergate Committee about Nixon's "enemies list"
  • Uruguayan president dissolves parliament and heads a coup d'├ętat

Famous Birthdays

  • Heath Irwin, American football guard (New England Patriots), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • Jennifer Brundage, American softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Orange, California
  • Wendell Davis, American football cornerback (Dallas Cowboys), born in Wichita, Kansas

Famous Deaths

  • Earl Browder, leader US Communist Party (1930-45), dies at 82