On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Anaheim beats San Francisco Giants, 4-1 in Game 7 at Edison Field to win Angels' first Baseball World Series; Anaheim 1st baseman Troy Glaus MVP
  • The British ITV Network airs a regional service for the last time in England and Wales, LWT loses its identity completely

Famous Deaths

  • Tom Dowd, American recording engineer and producer (innovator of multitrack recording), dies of emphysema at 77