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 This day in History - December 27
319 Historic Events for December 27
1970

Lorenzo Neal, NFL fullback (NO Saints, NY Jets)

Birth
1970

"Hello, Dolly!" closes at St James Theater NYC after 2844 performances

Event
1970

Steve Hoyem, WLAF offensive tackle (Rhein Fire)

Birth
1970

Frank Messmer, WLAF defensive end (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Birth
1970

Mike Salmon, NFL/WLAF safety (Houston Oilers, Rhein Fire, SF 49ers)

Birth
1971

Bryan Smolinski, Toledo OH, NHL forward (Team USA, Pitts Penguins)

Birth
1971

James Stewart, NFL running back (Jacksonville Jaguars)

Birth
1972

LA Kings start Islanders on 12 game losing streak

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1972

Dewayne Washington, NFL cornerback (Minn Vikings)

Birth
1972

Thomas Wilson Brown, actor (Jason-Knots Landing)

Birth
1972

Lester B Pearson (L), 14th Canadian PM (Nobel 1957), dies at 75

Death
1972

Charles Way, NFL fullback (NY Giants)

Birth
1972

Belgium recognizes German DR

Event
1972

"Purlie" opens at Billy Rose Theater NYC for 14 performances

Event
1972

New North Korean constitution comes into effect

Event
1973

Wilson Cruz, actor (My So Called Life, Ally McBeal)

Birth
1973

Bill Clay, Yokosuka Japan, US sprint cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1973

LA Dodgers announce night games will start at 7:30 instead of 8

Event
1974

USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Event
1974

FSLN seizes government hostages at a private Managua party

Event
1974

Dear Abby show ends run on CBS radio after 11 years

Event
1974

40th Heisman Trophy Award: Archie Griffin, Ohio State (RB)

Event
1974

Amy Vanderbilt, US author (Complete book of etiquette), dies at 66

Death
1974

Raymond Glenn, actor (Raisin in the Sun, Carmen Jones), dies at 76

Death
1975

Explosion at Chasnala Colliery collapses drowning 350 (Dhanbad India)

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