On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 2004

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • A bombing of a Superferry by Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines worst terrorist attack kills 116
  • Former BPMC general secretary Ordrick Samuel launches a new party in Barbuda, Barbudans for a Better Barbuda

Famous Weddings

  • Singer-actress Solange Knowles (18) weds Texas Southern University football player Daniel Smith at Old Bahama Bay Resort in Grand Bahama Island

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Sweezy, American Marxist economist and editor (Monthly Review), dies at 93
  • Yoshihiko Amino, Japanese historians (b. 1928)