What Happened on June 27, 2016

Historical Events

  • US Supreme Court strikes down Texas law restricting abortion 5-3

Famous Weddings

  • 27th and present titular Maharaja of Mysore Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar (34) weds Trishika Kumari Singh in Mysore, India

Famous Deaths

  • Alvin Toffler, American author (Future Shock, Power Shift, The Third Wave), dies at 87
  • Bud Spencer, Italian actor (Aladdin, Extralarge, Go For It), dies at 86
  • Harry Halbreich, German-Belgian musicologist (Arthur Honegger, Bohuslav Martinů), dies at 85
  • Mack Rice, American musician and songwriter ("Mustang Sally"; "Respect Yourself"), dies at 82
2016 Highlights

About June 27, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  • UK #1 Song: One Dance - Drake Ft. Wizkid & Kyla