What Happened on April 27, 1998

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Castaneda, Peruvian-born American writer and mystic, dies at 72
  • Dominique Aury, French novelist (b. 1907)
  • Godfrey Kenton, English actor (The Tempest, Well's Theater), dies at 96
  • John Bassett, Canadian publisher and media baron (b. 1915)