On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Weddings

  • Mexican Latin Grammy Award singer Ana Barbara (35) weds Jose Maria Fernandez in Mexico

Famous Deaths

  • Gene McFadden, American singer and songwriter (b. 1948)
  • Jean-Christophe Lafaille, French mountaineer best known for his solo self-rescue on Annapurna with a broken arm, presumed dead at 40
  • Johannes Rau, 8th President of Germany (b. 1931)