On This Day

October 27, 1999 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Gunmen open fire in the Armenian Parliament, killing Prime Minister Vazgen Sargsyan, Parliament Chairman Karen Demirchyan, and 6 other members.

Deaths in History

  • Charlotte Perriand, French architect and designer (b. 1903)
  • Robert Mills, American physicist (quantum field theory), dies at 72