On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1990

Historical Events

Sports History

Graham Gooch scores 333 v India at Lord's

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

Film & TV History

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


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

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, American 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? 31 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo