On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 2020

Historical Events

  • Ireland's coalition government appoints Micheál Martin as Prime Minster after four months of negotiations
  • Locust invasion labelled 'Swarmageddon' by The Times of India as it reaches Delhi

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCarl Reiner

Carl Reiner, American comedian, actor, writer and director (2000 Year Old Man, Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 98

Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director Carl Reiner
Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director
Carl Reiner
  • Ilija Petković, Serbian soccer midfielder (43 caps, Yugoslavia; Troyes, OFK Beograd) and manager (Serbia & Montenegro), dies from COVID-19 at 74
  • Johnny Mandel, American composer, arranger and musician (M*A*S*H theme), dies at 94
  • Linda Cristal, Argentinian actress (High Chapparal), dies at 89
  • Mihai Romilă, Romanian soccer midfielder (19 caps; Politehnica Iași 367 games), dies at 69
2020 Highlights

About June 27, 2020

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer