On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 2007

Historical Events

Assassination

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto is assassinated by a suicide bomber in Rawalpindi

Famous Deaths

AssassinationBenazir Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto, 12th Prime Minister of Pakistan and 1st female leader of a Muslim nation, assassinated in Rawalpindi by a suicide bomber at 54

  • Jaan Kross, Estonian writer (b. 1920)
  • Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Polish film director (b. 1922)
2007 Highlights

About December 27, 2007

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn