November 27, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


MurderAssassination

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk assassinated by former Supervisor Dan White at City Hall

American Politician Harvey Milk
American Politician
Harvey Milk


Deaths in History

  • George Moscone, Mayor of San Francisco (1976-78) shot and killed by Dan White aged 49

Person of interestHarvey Milk

Harvey Milk, first openly gay person to be elected to public office, assassinated by Dan White at 48

American Politician Harvey Milk
American Politician
Harvey Milk