On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Jose Canseco signs record $4,700,000 per year Oak A's contract
  • NBA Draft: Syracuse power forward Derrick Coleman first pick by New Jersey Nets
  • Salman Rushdie, condemned to death by Iran, contributes $8600 to help their earthquake victims

Famous Birthdays

  • Aselin Debison, Canadian singer (Bigger than me), born in Glace Bay, Canada