On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Give Me Wings" single released by Michael Johnson (Billboard Song of the Year 1987)
  • Senate joins House of Reps voting for sweeping tax reforms

Famous Birthdays

  • Ricardo Risatti, Argentine racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Cliff Burton, American rock bassist (Metallica), dies in bus crash at 24