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 This day in History - June 27
381 Historic Events for June 27
1973

Wendell Davis, cornerback (Dallas Cowboys)

Birth
1973

Ernest Truex, actor (Pop-Pete and Gladys, Mr Peepers), dies at 73

Death
1973

Heath Irwin, guard (New England Patriots)

Birth
1973

Earl Browder, leader US Communist Party (1930-45), dies at 82

Death
1973

John W Dean tells Watergate Committee about Nixon's "enemies list"

Event
1973

Uruguay suspends constitution

Event
1973

"Live and Let Die" premieres in US

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1974

US president Nixon visits USSR

Event
1974

Juran Bolden, NFL cornerback (Atlanta Falcons)

Birth
1974

"Flip Wilson Show," last airs on NBC-TV

Event
1975

Robert Stolz, Austrian composer (Frhling im Prater), dies at 94

Death
1975

Sarah Evanetz, Vancouver BC, 100m butterfly (Olympics-96)

Birth
1975

Porter Collins, NYC, rower (Olympics-5th-1996)

Birth
1976

Portuguese general Antonio Eanes elected president

Event
1976

Judy Rankin wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Invitational

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1976

Israeli raid on Entebbe, Uganda

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1976

Air France Airbus hijacked in Germany to Uganda

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1976

"Pacific Overtures" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 193 perfs

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1977

Willie McCovey smashes 2 HRs in inning for 2nd time (Apr 12, 1973)

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1977

5-4 Supreme Court decision allows lawyers to advertise

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1977

Djibouti (Afars and Issas) claims Independence from France

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1978

Soyuz 30 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Polish) to Salyut 6 space station

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1978

US Seasat 1, 1st oceanographic satellite, launched into polar orbit

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1978

Henry Rono of Kenya sets record for 3,000 m, 7:32.1

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1979

Supreme Court rules employers may use quotas to help minorities

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