On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1996

Historical Events

  • US beats Japan, 21½-14½, at Nichirei International Golf Tournament

Famous Deaths

  • Belinda Quirey, dance historian and teacher, dies at 84
  • James Aubrey Turner, scientist, dies at 57
  • John Gregory, English ballet dancer, dies at 82
1996 Highlights

About October 27, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio