On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Church in Piedmont Alabama collapses in tornado, 19 killed
  • Ice Dance Championship at Chiba Japan won by Gritschuk & Platov (RUS)
  • Ice Pairs Championship at Chiba won by Shishkova/Vadim Naumov (RUS)
  • Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Chiba won by Yuka Sato (JPN)
  • Men's Figure Skating Championship in Chiba won by Elvis Stojko (CAN)

Sport awardGolf Major

Nabisco Dinah Shore Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Donna Andrews wins her only major title by 1 over British runner-up Laura Davies; Andrews birdies final hole while Davies makes bogey.

LPGA Golfer Laura Davies
LPGA Golfer
Laura Davies

Sport awardPGA Players Championship

PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Australian Greg Norman sets scoring record of 264 (−24) to finish 4 strokes ahead of runner-up Fuzzy Zoeller

Golfer Greg Norman
Greg Norman
  • The Eurofighter takes its first flight in Manching, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Hartas, flier, dies at 69