On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • The United Nations Commission on Human Rights holds its final meeting.

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Curtis, American television producer and director (b. 1928)
  • Ian Hamilton Finlay, Scottish poet, writer, artist and gardener, dies at 80
  • Lyn Nofziger, American journalist and political advisor to Ronald Reagan, dies of cancer at 81
  • Ruari McLean, British typographer (b. 1917)
  • StanisÅ‚aw Lem, Polish writer (b. 1921)