What Happened on May 27, 1981

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 25th European Cup: Liverpool beats Real Madrid 1-0 at Paris
  • 34th Cannes Film Festival: "Man of Iron" directed by Andrzej Wajda wins the Palme d'Or
  • Lenny Randle tries to blow a slow roller foul but umpire says no
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Fivos Constantinou, Cypriot distance runner
  • Johan Elmander, Swedish footballer
  • Miloy, Angolan footballer
  • Özgür Çevik, Turkish singer and actor