On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Andre Heller's Wonderhouse" closes at Broadhurst NYC after 9 performances
  • "Homecoming" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 49 performances
  • Minnesota Twins beat Altanta Braves, 1-0 in 10 in Game 7 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome; win 2nd Baseball World Series since move to Minneapolis; Twins pitcher Jack Morris MVP

Famous Weddings

  • "Thompson Twins" singer Tom Bailey weds Alannah Currie at Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • Andrzej Panufnik, Polish composer (Tragic Overture), dies at 77
  • George Barker, English poet (b. 1913)
  • Pyke F C Koch, realistic painter, dies