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 This day in History - February 27
433 Historic Events for February 27
1985

David Huffman, actor (FIST, Jane Doe, Firefox, Onion Field), dies

Death
1985

Pat J O'Malley, actor (My Favorite Martian, Maude), dies at 83

Death
1985

Henry Cabot Lodge, (Sen-R)/diplomat, dies at 82

Death
1985

Farmers converge in Washington to demand economic relief

Event
1985

Mauritania's new constitutional charter published

Event
1987

Joan Greenwood, English actress (Gentle Sex, Bad Sister), dies at 65

Death
1987

Donald Regan resigned as White House chief of staff

Event
1987

NCAA cancels SMU's entire 1987 football schedule for gross violations of NCAA rules regarding athletic corruption

Event
1987

Mike Conley triple jumps world indoor record (17.76m)

Event
1987

"Washington Week In Review," 20th anniversary on PBS

Event
1988

Katarina Witt (GDR) wins 2nd consecutive Olympic figure skating

Event
1988

Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Orient Leasing Hawaiian Ladies Golf Open

Event
1988

Gulfstream G-IV goes around the world 36:08:34

Event
1988

Bonnie Blair (US) wins Olympic 500m speed skating in record 39.1

Event
1989

Joe Silver, actor (Rage, Rapid, Deathtrap, Shivers), dies at 66

Death
1989

Konrad Lorenz, Austria zoologist (Nobel 1973), dies at 85

Death
1989

Conrad Lorenz, Austria zoologist (Nobel 1973), dies

Death
1989

German war criminals Aus der Funten/Fischer, freed in Holland

Event
1990

No one elected to Hall of Fame for 2nd time in 3 years

Event
1990

Exxon Corp and Exxon Shipping are indicted on 5 criminal counts (Valdez)

Event
1991

US led allied 6 week war with Iraq ends

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1991

Noureddine Morcelli set 1500m mark at 3:34:16

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1991

Gulf War ends after Iraqi troops retreated and Kuwait is liberated

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1991

Ben Elton's "Silly Cow," premieres in London

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1991

H J of Royen, manager Dutch (Concertgebouw Orch), dies at 52

Death