What Happened on October 27, 1999

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Gunmen open fire in the Armenian Parliament, killing Prime Minister Vazgen Sargsyan, Parliament Chairman Karen Demirchyan, and 6 other members.
  • MLB World Series: New York Yankees defeat Atlanta Braves to win 4-0

Famous Deaths

  • Charlotte Perriand, French architect and designer (b. 1903)
  • Frank De Vol, American composer (theme songs to Family Affair, The Brady Bunch), dies at 88
  • Robert Mills, American physicist (b. 1927)