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 This day in History - June 27
381 Historic Events for June 27
1935

Eduard Pavlovich Kugno, Russia, cosmonaut

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1935

Frans K”hler, painter

Birth
1935

Danno O'Mahoney beats Jim Londos in Boston, to become wrestling champ

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1936

John MD "Shali" Shalikashvili, Polish/US general (NATO)

Birth
1937

Joseph P Allen IV, Crawfordsville Ind, PhD/astronaut (STS-5, STS 51A)

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1938

Gordon Rorke, cricketer (Australian quickie, 4 Tests at end of 50's)

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1938

Bruce E Babbitt, (Gov-D-AL)/secretary of interior

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1938

Shirley Ann Field, actress (Beat Girl, Kings of the Sun) [or Jul 27]

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1939

Neil Hawke, cricketer (Aust pace bowler and late-order bat in 60s)

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1939

Headley scores a cricket century in each innings v England at Lord's

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1939

1st night game at Cleveland Municipal Stadium (Indians 5, Tigers 0)

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1939

Brooklyn Dodgers tie Boston Braves, 2-2, in 23 innings

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1940

USSR returns to Gregorian calendar

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1940

Soviet Army attacks Romania

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1940

Erik Erikson, anthropologist

Birth
1941

James P[atrick] Hogan, UK, sci-fi author (Giants' Star)

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1941

Krzysztof Kieslowski, Poland, director/actor (Underground Passage)

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1941

Nazi manifest against the Jews in Amsterdam

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1941

Bialystok Poland falls to Germany

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1942

Frank Mills, pianist/composer/arranger (Music Box Dancer)

Birth
1942

John Howard McGuire, composer

Birth
1942

FBI captures 8 Nazi saboteurs from a sub off NY's Long Island

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1942

PQ-17 convoy leaves Iceland for Archangelsk

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1943

Fanny Blankers-Koen runs Dutch record 200m (24.5)

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1943

Elly Dammers throws Dutch record spear (41,43m)

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