On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Gordon Brown becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown
British Prime Minister
Gordon Brown
  • The Brazilian Military Police invades the favelas of Complexo do Alemão in an episode which is remembered as the Complexo do Alemão massacre.

Famous Divorces

  • Former Playboy playmate and Baywatch actress Donna D'Errico (38) divorces Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx (48) due to irreconcilable differences after 9 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Dragutin Tadijanović, Croatian poet (b. 1905)
  • Patrick Allotey, Ghanaian footballer (b. 1979)
  • William Hutt, Canadian stage and film actor (b. 1920)