What Happened on July 27, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Japanese ex-premier Tanaka arrested (Lockheed Affair)

Famous Birthdays

  • Demis Hassabis, British Artificial Intelligence researcher, computer game designer, and neuroscientist, born in London, England
  • Mwadi Mabika, WNBA guard and forward (LA Sparks), born in Kinshasa, Zaire
  • Scott Mason, Australian cricketer, born in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Ray Brennan, retired US Air Force captain, American Legion bookkeeper and the 1st American to die of "Legionnaire's Disease", dies of an apparent heart attack at 61