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Events of June 27th:
June 27th is the 178th day of the year (179th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 187 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about June 27th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on June 27th:
862 Manikkavacakar (Hindu saint)
1838 Paul Mauser (weapon designer)
1846 Charles Stewart Parnell (Irish politician)
1880 Helen Keller (author, educator)
1930 Ross Perot (entrepreneur, politician)
1941 James P. Hogan (author)
1942 Alvin Stardust (singer, actor)
1961 Meera Syal (comedienne, actress)
1966 J. J. Abrams (film/TV producer/director, screenwriter, actor, composer)
1970 Jo Frost (nanny, TV personality - Supernanny)
1975 Toby Maguire (actor - Spiderman)
1977 Raúl (soccer player)
1985 Svetlana Kuznetsova (tennis player)
1987 Sam Claflin (actor)
June 27th in History:
1358 Republic of Dubrovnik founded.
1709 Peter the Great of Russia defeats Charles XII of Sweden at the Battle of Poltava.
1899 A. E. J. Collins scores 628 runs not out, the highest ever in cricket.
1905 Russian sailors aboard the Battleship Potemkin mutiny in protest against the Tsarist autocracy.
1954 First commercial nuclear power station goes online at Obninsk, Russia.
1969 Stonewall riots in New York: start of the modern Gay Rights movement.
1974 US President Richard Nixon visits the USSR.
1976 A mixed of German and Palestinian terrorists hijack an Air France flight from Tel Aviv to Paris via Athens. It is diverted to Entebbe airport in Uganda. (A week later a rescue mission is launched by Israel.
1977 Djibouti independent from France.
1979 Muhammad Ali announces his retirement from boxing (although he will later, briefly, return).
June 27th is also:
Stonewall Day (Gay Pride celebrations)
People born on June 27th are Cancer
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