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July 27, 2005 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • STS-114: NASA grounds the Space shuttle, pending an investigation of the external tank's continued foam-shedding problem

Deaths in History

  • Al Held, American painter and sculptor (hard edge-style), dies at 76
  • Swami Shantanand, Mahasamadhi Day, Indian Saint, Philosopher (b. 1934)
2005 in History