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In the Gregorian Calendar, June 27 is the 178th
(hundredth – seventieth eighth) day of the year.

There are 187 days left until the end of 2021!

Quote of the Day…

Change is the process in which the future invades our lives …

— Alvin Toffler
American writer (died June 27, 2016)

Events that Happened “A Day as Today”

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Events that Happened “Such a Day as Today” / Image Credit: Gerd Altmann

June 27 – A Day as Today – Events

  • 1209: the Treaty of Valladolid is signed between the kings Alfonso IX of León and Alfonso VIII of Castile, which puts an end to the existing disputes between both kingdoms.
  • 1358: the Republic of Dubrovnik is born.
  • 1410: in Malaga (Spain), the Nazarite troops set fire to the Christian combat towers that maintained the siege of Antequera.
  • 1506: the Villafáfila Concord is signed in the town of Villafáfila where Fernando el Católico and Felipe el Hermoso, recognized the inability of Juana la Loca to reign due to her mental alienation.
  • 1542: Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo claims Spanish sovereignty over California.
  • 1706: in Spain, given the bias that the war of succession takes, the transfer of the Court from Madrid to Burgos is announced.
  • 1709: Peter the Great defeats Charles XII of Sweden at the Battle of Poltava.
  • 1743: War of the Austrian Succession: Battle of Dettingen: in the battlefield of Bavária, Jorge II of Great Britain in person leads the troops to the battle. It is the last time a British king has commanded his troops on the battlefield.
  • 1759: General James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec.
  • 1806: in the framework of the English Invasions of the Río de la Plata, the city of Buenos Aires is occupied by British troops.
  • 1818: in Caracas (Venezuela) the first copy of the Correo del Orinoco newspaper, founded by Simón Bolívar, is printed.
  • 1839: in Buenos Aires (Argentina) the politician Manuel Vicente Maza is assassinated for conspiring against the popular government of Juan Manuel de Rosas.
  • 1893: crash of the New York Stock Exchange.
  • 1904: Russo-Japanese War: the battle of Motien Pass takes place between troops of the Japanese Imperial Army under the command of General Kuroki Tamemoto and those of the Russian Imperial Army under General Fedor Keller, for the control of a strategic pass between mountains of the main highway linking the coast and Liaoyang (Manchuria).
  • 1905: Russo-Japanese War: the sailors of the battleship Potemkin mutiny, denouncing the crimes of autocracy and calling for an end to the war.
  • 1917: Greece declares war on the German Empire, the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the Ottoman Empire, and Bulgaria.
  • 1941: in the Soviet Union – in the framework of World War II – Nazi German troops capture the city of Białystok during Operation Barbarossa.
  • 1942: in Argentina, President Roberto Marcelino Ortiz of the UCR-A resigns, assuming the conservative Ramón S. Castillo.
  • 1942: Vito Dumas begins his journey around the world along the 40th parallel route (The Forty Brawlers), a feat that took him 401 days of solitary navigation.
  • 1947: in Uccle (Belgium) the highest temperature in the history of that country is registered: 38.8 ° C (102 ° F).
  • 1947: the Paris conference begins, a meeting held between the foreign ministers of the Soviet Union (Molotov), ​​Great Britain and France to discuss the Marshall plan.
  • 1950: the United States Government decides to send troops to fight in the Korean War.
  • 1954: the so-called Battle of Bern takes place, the match played between the Hungarian and Brazilian teams in the quarterfinals of the 1954 Soccer World Cup.
  • 1954: the first nuclear power plant opens in Obninsk, near Moscow (Soviet Union).
  • 1954: Constitutional President Jacobo Árbenz resigns in Guatemala, and names Carlos Díaz as his successor, upon learning that a group of Guatemalans –trained and armed by the CIA (US Central Intelligence Agency) – is preparing a civil war and a military coup. Condition.
  • 1957: in Spain, the Seat company puts the 600 car on sale.
  • 1958: In Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean), the United States detonates its Redwood atomic bomb, 412 kilotons. It is the 140th bomb out of 1,132 that the United States detonated between 1945 and 1992.
  • 1958: In Enewetak Atoll (354 km west of Bikini Atoll), the United States detonates its 141st atomic bomb: Elder, 880 kilotons.
  • 1963: launch of the US nuclear observation satellite Hitch Hiker 1.
  • 1970: in Buenos Aires (Argentina) ―in the framework of the dictatorship of Alejandro Agustín Lanusse―, the Viamonte Credit Cooperative enters into a fraudulent bankruptcy and swindles all its savers.
  • 1973: Coup d’etat in Uruguay: the President of the Republic, Juan María Bordaberry dissolves Parliament with the support of the armed forces.
  • 1974: the president of the United States Richard Nixon visits the Soviet Union.
  • 1977: Djibouti becomes independent from the French Empire.
  • 1978: The International Labor Organization (ILO) adopts Convention No. 151, which recognizes the right to collective bargaining for public sector workers.
  • 1979: Muhammad Ali announces his retirement from boxing.
  • 1979: in Nicaragua the FSLN carried out a tactical withdrawal to Masaya.
  • 1980: In the United States, President Jimmy Carter signs a bill forcing 19 and 20-year-old men to sign up for a draft in response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
  • 1980: near Naples (Italy), Flight 870 of Aerolinee Itavia, a DC-9 of the Itavia airline, crashes into the sea after an explosion occurred in the air, killing 81 people. A bomb or missile is suspected to have been the culprit, but no culprits have been found.
  • 1982: The Space Shuttle Columbia is launched from the John F. Kennedy Space Center for the final development of the STS-4 mission.
  • 1986: at Madrid’s Barajas airport, more than a dozen people are injured when a concealed bomb explodes in a suitcase that was to be loaded onto an Israeli plane.
  • 1986: in The Hague (Netherlands), the UN International Court of Justice sentences the United States to pay US $ 17 billion to Nicaragua for financially supporting the Contras, resulting in 38,000 civilian casualties and destruction infrastructure. In September 1992, Nicaraguan President Violeta Chamorro will forgive that debt.
  • 1991: Slovenia, two days after declaring its independence, is invaded by Yugoslav troops initiating the Ten Day War.
  • 1992: Club Atlético de Madrid wins the 1991-92 soccer King’s Cup against Madrid at the Bernabeu. Atlético 2 R. Madrid 0
  • 1995: The Aragonese businessman Publio Cordón is kidnapped in Zaragoza by the GRAPO.
  • 1995: in Costa Rica the Government closes the railways to increase road freight transport.
  • 2001: Russia launches an RS-18 class intercontinental ballistic rocket to test its operational capabilities.
  • 2001: in Buenos Aires, the Attorney General’s Office of the Argentine Republic requests preventive detention for former President Carlos Menem because it was proven that he was an accessory to the explosions in the arms factory in the city of Río Tercero (to erase evidence of trafficking arms to Ecuador and Croatia), which left 7 dead and 350 wounded. In 2013 he will be sentenced to seven years in prison.
  • 2002: Chiapas Fútbol Club is founded in Mexico
  • 2002: in Spain, the Congress of Deputies approves the Law of Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce.
  • 2002: WWE wrestler John Cena makes his WWE debut on the SmackDown program
  • 2004: internal elections are held in Uruguay to choose unique candidates for the presidency of the Republic.
  • 2004: In Colombia, Independiente Medellín beats Atlético Nacional in the only final played between two teams from Antioquia.
  • 2006: in the State of Texas the serial murderer of Mexican origin Ángel Maturino Reséndiz is executed.
  • 2006: Brazilian footballer Ronaldo becomes the greatest scorer in the history of the Soccer World Cups, in Germany, against Ghana, reaching 15 goals.
  • 2007: in the United Kingdom, Tony Blair resigns as Prime Minister.
  • 2007: The Massacre takes place in the Alemão Complex, when a huge operation confronted the military police with drug traffickers in Rio de Janeiro.
  • 2009: the Tower of Hercules is declared a World Heritage Site.
  • 2013: NASA launches the Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph a solar observing satellite into space
  • 2018: In Russia 2018, Germany registered the worst campaign in World Cup history, remaining in the group stage, after losing to South Korea
  • 2020: In the Argentine Republic, 100 days of mandatory confinement (quarantine) was reached in the framework of the CoVid-19 pandemic. Being a record figure for a country.

Who was Born “A Day as Today”?

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Who was Born “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Susanne Jutzeler

June 27 – A Day as Today – Births

  • 1046: Ladislaus I, Hungarian King (d. 1095).
  • 1350: Manuel II Palaiologos, Byzantine emperor (d. 1425).
  • 1430: Henry Holland, English aristocrat (d. 1475).
  • 1462: Louis XII, French King (d. 1515).
  • 1550: Charles IX, French King (d. 1574).
  • 1628: José de Carabantes, Spanish priest (d. 1694).
  • 1654: Johannes Valentinus Andreae, German theologian (b. 1586).
  • 1716: Louise Diana of Orleans, French aristocrat (b. 1736).
  • 1717: Louis Guillaume Le Monnier, French botanist (d. 1799).
  • 1740: John Latham, British physician, naturalist, and writer (d. 1837).
  • 1742: José de Iturrigaray, Spanish military man, viceroy of New Spain between 1803 and 1808 (d. 1815).
  • 1748: Juan Pablo Vizcardo y Guzmán, Peruvian writer (d. 1798).
  • 1767: Alexis Bouvard, French astronomer (d. 1843).
  • 1787 – Thomas Say, American naturalist, botanist, and entomologist (d. 1834).
  • 1805: Napoléon Coste, French guitarist and composer (d. 1883).
  • 1806: Augustus De Morgan, British mathematician and logician (d. 1871).
  • 1806: Pierre-Charles Simart, French sculptor (d. 1857).
  • 1813: Otto Sendtner, German botanist (d. 1859).
  • 1821: August Conradi, German composer (d. 1873).
  • 1821: Samuel Washington Woodhouse, American surgeon and explorer (d. 1904).
  • 1835: Frederick Henry Harvey, American businessman (d. 1901).
  • 1836: Joaquín Lemoine, Bolivian revolutionary (b. 1776).
  • 1838: Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay, Bengali writer (d. 1894).
  • 1838 – Paul Mauser, German weapons designer and engineer (d. 1914).
  • 1839: George Mary Searle, American astronomer and clergyman (d. 1918).
  • 1840: Ingram Bywater, British philosopher (d. 1914).
  • 1844: Guillermo White, Argentine engineer (d. 1926).
  • 1846: Charles Stewart Parnell, Irish political leader (d. 1891).
  • 1850: Lafcadio Hearn, Greek-Irish writer (d. 1904).
  • 1850: Ivan Vazov, Bulgarian poet (d. 1921).
  • 1852: Gabriel Séailles, French philosopher (d. 1922).
  • 1852: Eduardo Ladislao Holmberg, Argentine botanist, zoologist and geologist (d. 1937).
  • 1852: Juan Zoilo Acuña, Argentine doctor and legislator (d. 1918).
  • 1854: Antonio Fabrés, Spanish painter (d. 1936).
  • 1864: José Ladislao Andara, Venezuelan writer and politician (d. 1922).
  • 1865: John Monash, Australian military man (d. 1931).
  • 1869: Emma Goldman, American anarchist and feminist of Lithuanian origin (d. 1940).
  • 1869: Hans Spemann, German embryologist, Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1935 (d. 1941).
  • 1870: Jaime de Borbón y Borbón-Parma, Spanish aristocrat (d. 1931).
  • 1872: Heber Doust Curtis, American astronomer (d. 1942).
  • 1873: Lázaro Chacón González, Guatemalan military and politician, president of Guatemala between 1926 and 1930 (d. 1931).
  • 1878: He Xiangning, Chinese revolutionary, feminist, painter and poet. (f. 1972)
  • 1879: Fernando Guerrero Strachan, Spanish architect (d. 1930).
  • 1880: Alejandro Giraldo, Argentine doctor (d. 1941).
  • 1880: Helen Keller, American deafblind writer, speaker, and political activist (d. 1968).
  • 1881: Jérôme Carcopino, French historian (d. 1970).
  • 1882: Mario Bravo, Argentine politician (d. 1944).
  • 1882: Eduard Spranger, German philosopher and psychologist (d. 1963).
  • 1882: Natalia Sheremetyevskaya, Russian aristocrat (d. 1952).
  • 1884: Gaston Bachelard, French philosopher and poet (d. 1962).
  • 1884: Forrester Harvey, Irish actor (d. 1945).
  • 1885: Pierre Montet, French Egyptologist (d. 1966).
  • 1885: Guilhermina Suggia, Portuguese cellist (d. 1950).
  • 1888: Lewis Bernstein Namier, British historian (d. 1960).
  • 1889: Moroni Olsen, American actor (d. 1954).
  • 1889: Julio Torri, Mexican writer (d. 1970).
  • 1890: Jorge Bustos León, Chilean politician (d. 1955).
  • 1890: Roberto Urdaneta, Colombian president (d. 1972).
  • 1891: Vladimir Petliakov, Russian aircraft designer (d. 1942).
  • 1893: Ivan Belov, Soviet military man (d. 1938).
  • 1894: Antonio Brosa, Spanish violinist (d. 1979).
  • 1895: Anna Banti, Italian writer (d. 1985).
  • 1895: Arthur Lismer, Canadian painter (d. 1969).
  • 1899: Pierre Pucheu, French politician (d. 1944).
  • 1899: Juan Trippe, American magnate (d. 1981).
  • 1900: Magda Portal, Peruvian writer (f. 1989).
  • 1904: Alberta Vaughn, American actress (d. 1992).
  • 1905: Lev Kassil, Russian writer (d. 1970).
  • 1906: Erich Traub, German scientist and virologist (d. 1985).
  • 1907: John McIntire, American actor (d. 1991).
  • 1908: João Guimarães Rosa, Brazilian writer (d. 1967).
  • 1908: Charles Leslie Stevenson, American philosopher (d. 1979).
  • 1914: Robert Aickman, British writer (d. 1981).
  • 1914: Giorgio Almirante, Italian politician (d. 1988).
  • 1914: Carlos Pareja Paz Soldán, Peruvian jurist (d. 1943).
  • 1915: John Gregory Hawkes, British botanist (d. 2007).
  • 1915: Héctor Calegaris, Argentine sailor (f. 2008).
  • 1917: João Murça Pires, Brazilian botanist (d. 1994).
  • 1919: Manuel Ballester Boix, Spanish chemist (f. 2005).
  • 1919: María del Socorro Blanc Ruiz, Mexican lawyer and politician (d. 2009).
  • 1920: Fernando Riera, Chilean soccer player and coach (d. 2010).
  • 1922: Silvia Piñeiro, Chilean actress (f. 2003).
  • 1924: Rodrigo Fernández-Carvajal, Spanish professor and jurist (f. 1997).
  • 1926: Eloy Linares Málaga, Peruvian historian (d. 2011).
  • 1927: Gracia Barrios, Chilean painter.
  • 1927: Bob Keeshan, American actor (d. 2004).
  • 1927: Cecilio Valverde Mazuelas, Spanish lawyer and politician (d. 2001).
  • 1928: James Lincoln Collier, American journalist.
  • 1929: William Afflis, American wrestler and soccer player (d. 1991).
  • 1929: Modesto Llamas Gil, Spanish artist.
  • 1929: Peter Maas, American journalist (d. 2001).
  • 1929: Raúl Morales Adriasola, Chilean politician (f. 1999).
  • 1930: Augusto Olivares, Chilean journalist (d. 1973).
  • 1930: Ross Perot, American politician and businessman (d. 2019).
  • 1931: Restituto Cabrera Flores, Peruvian doctor and revolutionary (d. 1967).
  • 1931: Martinus J. G. Veltman, Dutch physicist, 1999 Nobel laureate in physics.
  • 1932: Anna Moffo, American soprano (d. 2006).
  • 1932: Magali Noël, Turkish-French actress and singer (d. 2015).
  • 1932: José Félix Pons, Spanish journalist (f. 2013).
  • 1934: Peter Shaw Ashton, British botanist and conservationist.
  • 1934: Alberto Bevilacqua, Italian filmmaker (d. 2013).
  • 1934: Robert Rosen, American biologist (f. 1998).
  • 1936: Lucille Clifton, American poet (d. 2010).
  • 1936: Ricardo Ffrench-Davis, Chilean economist.
  • 1937: Jesús Hermida, Spanish journalist and presenter (d. 2015).
  • 1937: Vladimir Herzog, Brazilian journalist (d. 1975).
  • 1938: Kathryn Beaumont, British actress and singer.
  • 1939: Nilton César, Brazilian singer-songwriter.
  • 1939: Rahul Dev Burman, Indian composer (d. 1994).
  • 1939: Sergio Karakachoff, Argentine lawyer, journalist and politician (d. 1976).
  • 1940: Silvia Santelices, Chilean actress.
  • 1941: José Luis Cea Egaña, Chilean lawyer.
  • 1941: Krzysztof Kieślowski, Polish filmmaker (d. 1996).
  • 1941: Alfonso Núñez Lapeira, Colombian politician.
  • 1942: Bruce Johnston, American musician, of the band The Beach Boys.
  • 1942: Antonio Munguía, Mexican soccer player (f. 2018).
  • 1943: Henriette Bichonnier, French writer (d. 2018).
  • 1943: Carlos Mejía Godoy, Nicaraguan musician and composer.
  • 1943: Ángel Parra, Chilean singer-songwriter (d. 2017).
  • 1944: José Jorge González, Uruguayan soccer player (d. 1991).
  • 1947: César Antonio Santis, Chilean television host.
  • 1948: José Remesal Rodríguez, Spanish historian.
  • 1949: Rafael Chirbes, Spanish writer (d. 2015).
  • 1949: Dierdre Snijman, South African botanist.
  • 1949: Francisco Serrano, Mexican poet.
  • 1949: Vera Wang, American skater and designer.
  • 1950: Eulogio Díaz del Corral, Spanish writer and artist.
  • 1950: Julio Fraile Merino, Spanish biologist.
  • 1951: Mary McAleese, Irish politician and president.
  • 1953: Marco Abbondanza, Italian surgeon and ophthalmologist.
  • 1954: Juan Burgos Ladrón de Guevara, Spanish jurist.
  • 1954: Pilar Cisneros Gallo, Costa Rican journalist.
  • 1955: Isabelle Adjani, French actress and singer.
  • 1955: Fernando Araújo Perdomo, Colombian politician.
  • 1956: Larry Christiansen, American chess player.
  • 1956: Scott Cunningham, American writer (d. 1993).
  • 1956: Ted Haggard, American preacher.
  • 1957: Gabriella Dorio, Italian athlete.
  • 1957: Geir Ivarsøy, Norwegian computer scientist (d. 2006).
  • 1957: Carlos Monti, Argentine journalist.
  • 1958: Jim Cartwright, British playwright and actor.
  • 1958: Juan Caballero Lora, Peruvian soccer player.
  • 1958: Guillermo Fernández Vara, Spanish politician.
  • 1958: Lisa Germano, American musician, of the bands OP8 and Eels.
  • 1958: Magnus Lindberg, Finnish composer and pianist.
  • 1958: Eduardo Osorio, Mexican writer.
  • 1959: Francisco Bonet Serrano, Spanish footballer.
  • 1959: Dan Jurgens, American writer and illustrator.
  • 1959: Mark Williams, British actor, comedian and presenter.
  • 1960: David Cholmondeley, British aristocrat.
  • 1960: Craig Hodges, American basketball player.
  • 1960: Axel Rudi Pell, German guitarist.
  • 1961: Malí Guzmán, Uruguayan writer of children’s literature.
  • 1962: Michael Ball, British actor and singer.
  • 1962: Ollanta Humala, Peruvian military and politician, president of Peru between 2011 and 2016.
  • 1962: Tony Leung, actor from Hong Kong.
  • 1964: Chuck Person, American basketball player.
  • 1965: Juanjo Artero, Spanish actor.
  • 1965: Pablo Bengoechea, Uruguayan soccer player.
  • 1965: Trifon Ivanov, Bulgarian footballer.
  • 1966: J. J. Abrams, American filmmaker.
  • 1966: Gabriel Abrines, Spanish basketball player.
  • 1966: Fabián Carrizo, Argentine footballer.
  • 1966: Paul Martin, Peruvian actor.
  • 1966: Mercedes Paz, Argentine tennis player.
  • 1966: Julián Weich, Argentine television host.
  • 1967: Sofío Ramírez Hernández, Mexican politician.
  • 1968: Miqui Puig, Spanish musician, from the band Los Sencillos.
  • 1968: Milva Gauto, Paraguayan television and radio host.
  • 1968: Héctor Sandarti, Guatemalan actor and conductor living in Mexico.
  • 1969: Santi Amodeo, Spanish filmmaker.
  • 1969: Javier Coronas, Spanish humorist.
  • 1969: Alessandro Esseno, Italian composer.
  • 1969: Draco Rosa musician of Puerto Rican origin.
  • 1970: Andy Chango, Argentine musician.
  • 1970: Cecily von Ziegesar, American novelist.
  • 1971: Dipendra Bir Bikram Shah, Nepalese king.
  • 1971: Jason Cropper, American guitarist, of the band Weezer.
  • 1971: Jo Frost, writer and British nanny.
  • 1971: Marcelino García Alonso, Spanish cyclist.
  • 1971: Serginho, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1972: Víctor Cancino, Chilean soccer player.
  • 1973: Gustavo Campagnuolo, Argentine footballer.
  • 1973: Olve Eikemo, Norwegian musician, of the bands Immortal and Old Funeral.
  • 1973: Francisca Gavilán, Chilean actress.
  • 1973: Manuel Sarmiento, Colombian actor.
  • 1973: George Hincapie, American cyclist.
  • 1973: Gonzalo López-Gallego, Spanish filmmaker.
  • 1973: Cristina Mazas, Spanish politician.
  • 1974: Christian Kane, singer and American actor.
  • 1974: Markus Zberg, Swiss cyclist.
  • 1975: Asier Etxeandía, Spanish actor and singer.
  • 1975: Tobey Maguire, American actor.
  • 1976: Leigh Nash, American singer, of the band Sixpence None the Richer.
  • 1976: Wagner Moura, Brazilian actor.
  • 1977: Dan Andriano, American bassist, of the band Alkaline Trio.
  • 1977: Manuel Feijóo, Spanish actor and screenwriter.
  • 1977: Esteban Bigliardi, Argentine actor.
  • 1977: Galo Ghigliotto, Chilean writer.
  • 1977: Raúl González, Spanish soccer player.
  • 1977: Arkadiusz Radomski, Polish footballer.
  • 1977: Danijel Šarić, Bosnian handball player.
  • 1977: Agustín Torres Ibarrola, Mexican politician.
  • 1978: Malik Allen, American basketball player.
  • 1978: Iñaki Bea Jauregi, Spanish footballer.
  • 1979: Fabiano Lima Rodrigues, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1979: Lauren Michelle Hill, American model and actress.
  • 1979: Fabrizio Miccoli, Italian footballer.
  • 1980: Hugo Campagnaro, Argentine footballer.
  • 1980: Allan Davis, Australian cyclist.
  • 1980: Leandro García Morales, Uruguayan basketball player.
  • 1981: Rubén Castro, Spanish soccer player.
  • 1981: Martina García, Colombian actress.
  • 1981: Cléber Santana, Brazilian soccer player (f. 2016).
  • 1981: Majida Issa, Colombian actress and singer of Italian and Lebanese descent.
  • 1982: Marcos del Ojo, Spanish guitarist, of the band Los Delinqüentes.
  • 1982: Myka Meier, American-British instructor and entrepreneur.
  • 1983: Lorik Cana, Albanian footballer.
  • 1983: Jim Johnson, American baseball player.
  • 1983: Alsou Ralifovna, Russian singer.
  • 1983: Evan Taubenfeld, American guitarist.
  • 1984: Rocío Guirao Díaz, Argentine model.
  • 1984: José Holebas, Greek footballer.
  • 1984: Gökhan İnler, Swiss footballer.
  • 1984: Khloé Kardashian, American celebrity and socialite.
  • 1984: Emma Lahana, New Zealand actress and singer.
  • 1984: Gia Paloma, American pornographic actress.
  • 1984: Tamara, Spanish singer.
  • 1985: Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russian tennis player.
  • 1985: Nico Rosberg, German-Finnish Formula 1 driver.
  • 1986: Drake Bell, American musician and actor.
  • 1986: Sam Claflin, British actor.
  • 1986: LaShawn Merritt, American athlete.
  • 1986: Fabián Orellana, Chilean soccer player.
  • 1987: Jonathan Álvarez, Colombian footballer.
  • 1987: Ed Westwick, British actor.
  • 1987: Jean-Francois Christophe, French footballer.
  • 1988: Sandra Alvarenga, Spanish drummer, of the band Black Veil Brides.
  • 1988: Tomasz Cywka, Polish footballer.
  • 1988: Landry Fields, American basketball player.
  • 1988: Alanna Masterson, American actress.
  • 1988: Luka Mezgec, Slovenian cyclist.
  • 1988: Ivan Kovačec, Croatian footballer.
  • 1988: Matt Wilson, Australian actor.
  • 1989: Matthew David Lewis, British actor.
  • 1990: Nicolás Aguirre, Argentine soccer player.
  • 1990: Aselin Debison, Canadian singer.
  • 1990: Taylor Phinney, American cyclist.
  • 1991: Germán Pezzella, Argentine soccer player.
  • 1991: Jordy Clasie, Dutch footballer.
  • 1992: Tsubasa Honda, actress and Japanese model.
  • 1992: Michał Daszek, Polish handball player.
  • 1993: Luís Rocha, Portuguese footballer.
  • 1996: Lauren Jauregui, American singer.
  • 1997: Felix Dean, Australian actor.
  • 1999: Chandler Riggs, American actor.
  • 1999: Aitana Ocaña, Spanish singer.

Who Left Us “A Day as Today”?

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Who Left Us “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Katrina

June 27 – A Day as Today – Deaths

  • 444: Cyril of Alexandria, Egyptian saint (b. C. 370).
  • 1066: Arialdo of Milan, Christian saint.
  • 1162: Eudes II of Burgundy, French aristocrat (b. 1118).
  • 1194: Sancho VI the Wise, King of Navarre (b. 1134).
  • 1296: Florentius V, Dutch king (b. 1254).
  • 1458: Alfonso V, Aragonese King (b.1396).
  • 1540: Antonio de Montesinos, missionary and Spanish Dominican friar (b. 1475).
  • 1543: Agnolo Firenzuola, Italian poet (b.1493).
  • 1558: Caupolicán, Chilean Mapuche leader executed by the Spanish.
  • 1574: Giorgio Vasari, Italian painter, architect and historian (b. 1511).
  • 1617: Giovanni Botero, Italian economist and statesman (b. 1533).
  • 1636: Date Masamune, Japanese warlord (b.1567).
  • 1638: Cyril Lukaris, Patriarch of the Orthodox Church (b. 1572).
  • 1655: Leonor Gonzaga, Spanish aristocrat, wife of King Ferdinand II of Habsburg (b. 1598).
  • 1720: Guillaume Amfrye de Chaulieu, French poet (b.1639).
  • 1729: Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, French composer (b.1665).
  • 1746: Andrés Luis López-Pacheco y Osorio, Spanish aristocrat (b. 1710).
  • 1774 – Samuel Gottlieb Gmelin, German physician, botanist and explorer (b. 1744).
  • 1794: Wenzel Anton Graf Kaunitz, Austrian aristocrat (b. 1711).
  • 1814: Hermenegildo Galeana, Mexican military man (b. 1762).
  • 1816: Domenico Vandelli, Italian naturist (b. 1735).
  • 1823: Pierre Antoine Delalande, French naturist and explorer (b. 1787).
  • 1829 – James Smithson, British scientist and philanthropist (b. 1765).
  • 1831: Sophie Germain, French mathematician (b. 1766).
  • 1836: Claudio José Rouget Lislet, musician and French military man, author of La Marseillaise.
  • 1839 – Allan Cunningham, British botanist and explorer (b. 1791).
  • 1839: Ranjit Singh, Indian aristocrat, first Majarás of the Sikh Kingdom (b. 1780).
  • 1844: Joseph Smith, founder of Mormonism (b.1805).
  • 1856 – Joseph Meyer, German engineer (b. 1796).
  • 1860: Roque Alvarado, Argentine military and politician (b. 1793).
  • 1873 – Hiram Powers, American sculptor (b.1805).
  • 1874: Manuel Gutiérrez de la Concha, Spanish military and politician (b. 1808).
  • 1876: Harriet Martineau, English sociologist, economist, philosopher and activist (b.1802).
  • 1878: Sarah Helen Whitman, American poet (b.1803).
  • 1879: John Laird Mair Lawrence, British diplomat (b.1811).
  • 1905: Harold Mahony, Irish tennis player (b.1867).
  • 1907: Elizabeth Cabot Agassiz, American educator and naturalist (b. 1822).
  • 1910: José María Bustillo, Argentine military and politician (b. 1816).
  • 1911: Manuel José Olascoaga, Argentine soldier, engineer and explorer (b. 1835).
  • 1913 – Philip Sclater, British zoologist (b.1829).
  • 1917: Blai Maria Colomer, Spanish composer (b.1840).
  • 1919: Francisco Javier Ugarte Pagés, Spanish politician (b. 1852).
  • 1922: Magdalena Santiago Fuentes, Spanish educator and writer (b. 1873).
  • 1927: Rafael Almansa, Colombian priest (b. 1840).
  • 1927 – Thomas Somerscales, British painter (b. 1842).
  • 1929: Paul Groussac, Argentine writer and librarian (b. 1848).
  • 1932: Francis P. Duffy, American priest (b.1871).
  • 1943: Alfredo González Prada, Peruvian writer (b. 1891).
  • 1944: Milan Hodža, Slovak politician (b.1878).
  • 1944: Vera Menchik, Russian chess player, first world chess champion (b. 1906).
  • 1945: Nikolai Cherepnín, Russian composer and pianist (b. 1873).
  • 1949: Alejandro Lerroux, Spanish politician (b. 1864).
  • 1946: Juan Antonio Ríos, Chilean president (b. 1888).
  • 1950: Henrique Avril, Venezuelan photographer (b. 1866).
  • 1950: Maurice Charles Pierre Langeron, French physician (b. 1874).
  • 1952: Max Dehn, German politician (b.1878).
  • 1952: Krastyo Hadzhiivanov, Bulgarian poet (b.1929).
  • 1952: José Miguel de la Quadra-Salcedo, Spanish architect (b. 1891).
  • 1954: Maximilian von Weichs, German military man (b. 1881).
  • 1957: Hermann Buhl, Austrian mountaineer (b.1924).
  • 1959: Elías de Borbón-Parma, Spanish aristocrat (b. 1880).
  • 1959: Giovanni Pastrone, Italian filmmaker (b. 1883).
  • 1960: Lottie Dod, British tennis player (b. 1871).
  • 1969: Emilio Jáuregui, Argentine journalist and trade unionist (b.1940).
  • 1970: Pierre Mac Orlan, French writer (b. 1883).
  • 1974: Jaime López, Mexican soccer player (b.1949).
  • 1978: Daniel Palau, Argentine sculptor (b. 1896).
  • 1980: Walter Dornberger, German military man (b. 1895).
  • 1982: Gunnar Malmquist, Swedish astronomer (d. 1893).
  • 1983: Manuel Giúdice, Argentine soccer player (d. 1918).
  • 1984: Robert Goffin, Belgian essayist (b.1898).
  • 1986: Jean Lacroix, French philosopher (d. 1900).
  • 1988: Aparicio Méndez, Uruguayan politician and dictator (b. 1904).
  • 1988: José Ignacio Palma, Chilean politician (b.1910).
  • 1989: Jack Buetel, American actor (b.1915).
  • 1989: Alfred Jules Ayer, British pedagogue and philosopher (b.1910).
  • 1990: José Marrone, Argentine actor (b.1915).
  • 1992: Argelio García Rodríguez, Cuban humorist (b.1925).
  • 1992: Allan Jones, singer and American actor (b.1907).
  • 1996: Albert R. Broccoli, American film producer (b.1909).
  • 1997: Ondino Viera, Uruguayan soccer player and coach (b. 1901).
  • 1998: Pierre Boutang, French philosopher and writer (b.1916).
  • 1999: Pedro Ocón de Oro, creator of Spanish hobbies (b. 1932).
  • 1999: Georgios Papadopoulos, Greek politician (b.1919).
  • 2000: Pierre Pflimlin, French politician (b.1907).
  • 2001: Atols Tapia, Argentine writer (b.1917).
  • 2001: Darrell Huff, American writer (b.1913).
  • 2001: La Bella Dorita, singer and Spanish cabaret dancer (b.1901).
  • 2001: Jack Lemmon, American actor and director (b. 1925).
  • 2001: Tove Jansson, Finnish writer, painter and illustrator (b.1914).
  • 2001: Chico O’Farrill, Cuban conductor and trumpeter (b. 1921).
  • 2002: John Entwistle, American bassist, of the band The Who (b. 1944).
  • 2002: Russ Freeman, American pianist and composer (b.1926).
  • 2003: Carlos Bernadotte, Swedish aristocrat (b.1911).
  • 2003: Rosa Graña Garland, Peruvian designer (b.1909).
  • 2004: Carlos Botto Vallarino, Chilean composer (b.1923).
  • 2004: Jean Graczyk, French cyclist (b.1933).
  • 2005: John T. Walton, American magnate (b. 1946).
  • 2006: Robert Carrier, American cook (b.1923).
  • 2006: Marta Mata, Spanish politician (b.1922).
  • 2007: Liz Claiborne, American designer (b.1929).
  • 2007: Silvia Merlino, Argentine actress (b.1944).
  • 2007: Emilio Ochoa, Cuban politician (b.1907).
  • 2008: Vinicio Gómez, Guatemalan politician (b.1960).
  • 2008: Michael Turner, American illustrator (b. 1971).
  • 2009: Ernst Barkmann, German military man (b.1919).
  • 2009: Victoriano Crémer, Spanish poet and novelist (b.1906).
  • 2009: Pilar Salarrullana, Spanish politician and writer (b. 1937).
  • 2009: Gale Storm, American actress and singer (b.1922).
  • 2010: Corey Allen, American filmmaker (b.1934).
  • 2010: Ken Coates, British writer (b.1930).
  • 2011: Jorge Augé Bacqué, Argentine journalist (b.1945).
  • 2011: Juan Miralles Ostos, Mexican politician and historian (b.1930).
  • 2011: Elaine Stewart, actress and American presenter (b.1930).
  • 2014: Bobby Womack, American singer and musician (b.1944).
  • 2016: Bud Spencer, Italian actor (b.1929).
  • 2016: Alvin Toffler, American futurist and writer (b.1928).
  • 2017: Valentín Pimstein, Chilean producer of Mexican soap operas (b.1925).
  • 2018: Joseph Jackson, American boxer, manager and guitarist (b.1928).
  • 2018: Steve Ditko (or June 29), American cartoonist, known for being the co-creator of Spider-Man and Doctor Strange (b.1927).
  • 2020: Linda Cristal, Argentine actress; she developed her career in Hollywood. She is remembered for her performance in the TV series “El Gran Chaparral” (b. 1934).

What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”?

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What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Sakkanan Norkaew

June 27 – A Day as Today – Celebration

  • Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Day
  • International Day of Deafblindness, declared as a tribute to the birth of Helen Keller.
  • Argentina, Day of the Biologist
  • Brazil, Day of the Mestizo
  • Spain, Day of Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism
  • Venezuela, Journalist’s Day.

Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today”

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Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today” / Image Credit: Peter H

June 27 – A Day as Today – Catholic Santoral

  • Saint Cyril of Alexandria, Bishop and Doctor of the Church (444).
  • Saint Gudena of Carthage, martyr (203).
  • Saint Zoilo of Córdoba, martyr (303).
  • Saint Samson of Constantinople, priest (560).
  • Saint John of Chinon, priest (6th century).
  • Saint Arialdo of Milan, deacon and martyr (1066).
  • blessed Welcome of Gubbio (c. 1232).
  • Saint Thomas Toán, martyr (1840).
  • Blessed Margarita Bays, virgin (1879).
  • Blessed Luisa Teresa Montaignac de Chauvance, virgin (1885).

What Sign of the Zodiac Rules those Born “A Day as Today”?

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Prediction your zodiac sign with Dorian / Image Credit: p2722754

June 27 – A Day as Today – Zodiac Sign

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