On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • English FA Cup Final, Wembley Stadium, London: Arsenal beats Chelsea, 2-1; Aaron Ramsey scores 79' winner as Arsène Wenger becomes most successful manager in FA Cup history, winning his 7th title
  • In Bangalore, India, white puffy toxic foam begins spilling out of Varthur Lake onto city streets

Famous Weddings

  • Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel (27) weds Victoria's Secret model Miranda Kerr (34) in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Gregg Allman, American musician and songwriter (Allman Brothers Band), dies of cancer at 69