On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • France beats England, 24-21 at Stade de France, Saint Denis to complete a Grand Slam and win the Six Nations Rugby Championship; England earns the Triple Crown
  • HMS Scylla, a decommissioned Leander class frigate, is sunk as an artificial reef off Cornwall, the first of its kind in Europe.

Famous Deaths

  • Adán Sánchez, Mexican-American singer (b. 1984)