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Notable Historical Events for January 27th

199670th Australian Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats Anke Huber (64 61)

1957Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Lake Worth Golf Open

98Trajan becomes Roman Emperor after the death of Nerva.

1956Elvis Presley's releases the single "Heartbreak Hotel"

1992Presidential candidate Bill Clinton (D) & Genifer Flowers accuse each other of lying over her assertion they had a 12-year affair

1710Tsar Peter the Great sets 1st Russian state budget

199179th Australian Mens Tennis: Boris Becker beats Ivan Lendl (1-6, 6-4. 6-4, 6-4)

199724th American Music Award: Toni Braxton & Alanis Morissette win

199064th Australian Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats MJ Fernandez (6-3, 6-4)

1880Thomas Edison patents electric incandescent lamp

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Notable Birthdays on January 27th

1832Lewis Carroll, [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson], Halton, Cheshire, author (Alice in Wonderland), (d. 1898)

1936Samuel Ting, Ann Arbor, Michigan, American physicist, Nobel Laureate

1850Samuel Gompers, London England, American labor union leader (American Federation of Labor)

1775Friedrich von Schelling, Germany, philosopher (Views on Christianity)

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Notable Deaths on January 27th

1993André the Giant, WWF wrestler, dies of congestive heart failure at 49

1972Mahalia Jackson, gospel singer (He Got the Whole World), dies at 60

2010J. D. Salinger, American novelist (b. 1919)

98Marius Cocceius Nerva, emperor of Rome (96-98), dies of a stroke at about 67

1901Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer, dies at 77

1816Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood/admiral, dies at 92

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