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 This day in History - August 27
400 Historic Events for August 27
1965

Otto Reinhold, composer, dies at 66

Death
1965

Wayne James, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test wicketkeeper v Pakistan 1993)

Birth
1965

Le Corbusier, [Charles Jeanneret], Swiss/French architect, dies at 77

Death
1965

Gerald Bond, cricketer (South Africa 1938-39), dies

Death
1965

Patricia Hy-Boulais, Phnom Penh Kampuchea, Canada tennis (Oly-92, 96)

Birth
1965

Edmond of Dooren, Flemish painter, dies at 68

Death
1965

Bob Dylan booed off stage in NY's Forest Hills

Event
1965

Michael Perry, NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos)

Birth
1965

WTVI TV channel 42 in Charlotte, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1965

Beatles spend an evening with Elvis Presley

Event
1966

Francis Chichester begins 1st solo sail around world

Event
1966

Oakland Pitcher Paul Lindblad begins a 385 cons errorless streak

Event
1966

Race riot in Waukegan Illinois

Event
1966

Deena Wigger, Colorado Springs CO, US shooter (Olympic-92)

Birth
1966

Sir Francis Chichester begins 1st solo ocean voyage around the world

Event
1967

Rob Burnett, NFL defensive end (Cleve Browns/Baltimore Ravens)

Birth
1967

Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Amarillo Ladies' Golf Open

Event
1967

Henri-Georges Adam, French painter/cartoonist/sculptor, dies at 63

Death
1967

Brian Epstein, rock manager (Beatles), dies of drug overdose at 32

Death
1967

Naomi Sims is 1st black model on US cover (Fashion of the Times)

Event
1967

Brian McRae, Bradenton FL, outfielder (Chic Cubs)

Birth
1968

Christine Schaefer, Florence Ky, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-5th-1994)

Birth
1968

Michael Long, Cromwell NZ, Australasia golfer

Birth
1968

William E B Dubois, US founder NAACP (Souls of black people), dies

Death
1968

Marina, princess of Greece/Denmark/Dutchess of Kent, dies at 61

Death