On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1990

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Graham Gooch scores 333 v India at Lord's

Cricketer Graham Gooch
Graham Gooch
  • Tom Moody scores 100 in 26 mins in county cricket, world record
  • White-Russia declares independence

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Zsa Zsa Gabor begins a 3 day jail sentence for slapping a police officer in Beverly Hills

Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor
Zsa Zsa Gabor

Famous Birthdays

  • Cheyenne Kimball, American musician (Gloriana), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • Indiana Evans, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Nick Hogan, American reality TV star, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

NBA star Patrick Ewing (27) weds Rita Williams

Hall of Fame NBA Centre Patrick Ewing
Hall of Fame NBA Centre
Patrick Ewing

Famous Deaths

  • Bobby Day [Robert Byrd], American rock musician (Rockin' Robin), dies of cancer at 58
  • Elizabeth Allan, actress (Tale of 2 Cities, Camille, Java Head), dies
  • Kim Thomas-Friedland, news anchor (FNN), dies at 32
  • Nick Pippins, actor (Simon), dies of AIDS at 35
  • Salim Ali, Indian Ornithologist (Birdman of India), dies at 90
1990 Highlights

About July 27, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo