April 27, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 14th Mayor's Trophy Game, Yanks beat Mets 4-3 in 11
  • Afghanistan revolution (National Day), pro-Russian military coup
  • Cooling tower collaspes at a coal-fired power plant at Willow Island, West Virginia, kills 51

Deaths in History

  • Mohammed Daud, premier/president of Afghanistan, murdered