What Happened on June 27, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • First hotel strike in New York City
  • Route 66 (Chicago to Santa Monica), is decertified

Famous Birthdays

  • Coby Linder, American Pop Punk Drummer (Say Anything)
  • James Hook, Welsh rugby player
  • Nico Rosberg, German Finnish race car driver (F1 Champion 2016), born in Wiesbaden, West Germany
  • Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russian tennis player

Famous Deaths

  • Jane Ross [Breslaw], American actress (Star Trek, Rocket Attack U.S.A., Wild Is My Love), dies at 53