June 27, 1960 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • British Somaliland becomes part of Somalia
  • Chlorophyll "A" synthesized in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Oil pipe line from Rotterdam-Ruhrgebied opens

Birthdays in History

  • 7th marquess of Cholmondeley, English large landowner/millionaire
  • Jim Nussle, (Rep-R-Iowa)

Deaths in History

  • Harry Pollitt, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Great Britain dies at 69