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 This day in History - June 27
381 Historic Events for June 27
1951

Sidney M Gutierrez, Albuquerque NM, Mjr USAF/astronaut (STS 40, 59)

Birth
1951

Ulf Andersson, Sweden, International Chess Grandmaster (1972)

Birth
1953

Kent Bostick, Lowell Mass, pursuit cyclist (Olympics-84, 96)

Birth
1953

Joseph Laniel appointed French premier

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1954

1st atomic power station opens (Obninsk, near Moscow, Russia)

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1954

Francis L Casadesus, French violinist/composer/conductor, dies at 83

Death
1954

CIA-sponsored rebels overthrow elected government of Guatemala

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1955

Frank H G de Grave, Dutch MP (VVD)

Birth
1955

"Julius LaRosa Show," debuts on CBS-TV

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1955

Isabelle Adjani, Paris, actress (Story of Adele H, Driver, Ishtar)

Birth
1955

1st automobile seat belt legislation enacted (Illinois)

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1956

Jeff Odintz, horse trainer

Birth
1956

Indians trailing Orioles 9-1 come back to win 12-11 in 11 innings

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1957

Hurricane Audrey, kills 526 in Louisiana and Texas

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1957

Jack Poels, Dutch rock vocalist/gitarist (Rowwen HŠze-In the Wei)

Birth
1957

Malcolm Lowry, English writer (Ultramarine), dies at 48

Death
1958

Billy Pierce's perfect game bid broken with 2 outs in 9th

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1958

Harry Burrell flies KC-135 record (5:27:42.8) NY to London

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1958

Robert Greig, actor (Devil Doll, Indian Love Call), dies at 78

Death
1958

Robert Newman, LA Calif, actor (Joshua Lewis-Guiding Light)

Birth
1958

Jeffrey Lee Pierce, singer/songwriter (Gun Club)

Birth
1959

Trisha Yearwood, Nashville Tenn, singer (She's in Love With the Boy)

Birth
1959

Lorrie Morgan, Nashville Tn, country singer (Out of Your Shoes)

Birth
1959

"West Side Story" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 734 perfs

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1959

14th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Mickey Wright

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