On This Day

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
  • 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? 5 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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