On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Austrian Boeing 767-300 explodes at Bangkok, 223 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Beauden Barrett, New Zealand Rugby union player (male world rugby player 2016, 2017), born in New Plymouth, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Dodd, cartoonist (Mark Trail), dies at 88
  • Leopold Nowak, Austrian musicologist (b. 1904)