Today in History for 27th December 1979

Historical Events

Events 1 - 3 of 3

- "Knots Landing" premieres on CBS-TV
- Red Army beats NY Rangers 5-2 at Madison Square Garden
- Soviet troops invade Afghanistan, Pres Hafizullah Amin overthrown

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2

- Carson Palmer, American football player
- David Dunn, English footballer

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Hafizullah Amin, president of Afghanistan (1979), murdered

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