1. Go to wikipedia and type in your birthday, month and day only.
1. 1844 - Joseph Smith, Jr., (founder of Mormonism) murdered along with his brother, Hyrum, at the Carthage, Illinois jail.
2. 1979 - Muhammad Ali announces his retirement from boxing.
3. 1986 - The International Court of Justice finds against the United States in its judgement in Nicaragua v. United States.
The following Birthdays fall on June 27:
1. 1846 - Charles Stewart Parnell, Irish independence fighter (d. 1891)
2. 1869 - Emma Goldman, Lithuanian-born anarchist and feminist (d. 1940)
3. 1880 - Helen Keller, American spokeswoman for the deaf and blind (d. 1968)
I also share a birthday with Bob Keeshan (Captain Kangaroo) Toby Maguire, Ross Perot, Paul von Mauser and Krzysztof Kieślowski.
2. National Veterans' Day in the United Kingdom.
3. Saint Cyril of Alexandria
4. Saint Deodatus
5. Saint Ferdinand of Aragon
6. Saint Ladislas
In Shirley Jackson's novel, The Lottery, the annual lottery is held on this date each year. Hooraaay! Who's next to die?