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 This day in History - June 27
381 Historic Events for June 27
1944

Werner Wehrli, composer, dies at 52

Death
1944

Cherbourg, France liberated by Allies

Event
1944

Bruce Johnston, rocker

Birth
1944

Cornelis J "Kees" Ouwens, Dutch writer/poet (Intimate Acts)

Birth
1944

Patrick Sercu, Belgium, 1K time trial (Olympic-gold-1964)

Birth
1945

Catherine Lacoste, Paris France, golfer (US Women's Open 1967)

Birth
1945

John Veltch, horse trainer

Birth
1945

Norma Kamali, NYC, dress designer (Costumes for the Wiz)

Birth
1945

Foundation 1940-45 established

Event
1946

Sally Priesand, 1st us woman rabbi

Birth
1946

Janice Giteck, composer

Birth
1946

Daria Semegen, composer

Birth
1947

WRC TV channel 4 in Washington DC (NBC) begins broadcasting

Event
1947

Francisca "Cisca" Beaudoux, actress (2 Under a Cap)

Birth
1947

98øF (36.8øC) in De Bilt Netherlands

Event
1948

Angel Penna Jr, horse trainer

Birth
1948

George Templeton Strong, composer, dies at 92

Death
1949

"Captain Video and His Video Rangers," debut on DUMONT-TV

Event
1950

Julia Duffy, Minneapolis Mn, actress (Stephanie-Newhart, Baby Talk)

Birth
1950

Benjamin Peterson, US, heavyweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1972)

Birth
1950

North Koreans troop reach Seoul, UN asks members to aid South Korea, Truman orders Air Force and Navy into Korean conflict

Event
1950

Milada Hor kov , Czech advocate/anti fascist, hanged

Death
1950

32nd PGA Championship: Chandler Harper at Scioto CC Columbus Ohio

Event
1950

"Liar" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 12 performances

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1950

US sends 35 military advisers to South Vietnam

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