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March 27, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • The United Nations Commission on Human Rights holds its final meeting.

Deaths in History

  • Ian Hamilton Finlay, Scottish poet, writer, artist and gardener, dies at 80
  • Lyn Nofziger, American journalist and political advisor to Ronald Reagan, dies of cancer at 81
  • Ruari McLean, British typographer (b. 1917)
  • Stanisław Lem, Polish writer (b. 1921)
2006 in History