On May 27, learn about the most interesting events and historical facts from across history. The Gregorian calendar’s 147th day is May 27th. On this day, Russian President Boris Yeltsin meets with Chechen rebels for the first time to discuss a cease-fire in the Chechen War; Jacqueline Kennedy and her daughter Caroline assist in the launch of the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy; and Disney releases the animated film Three Little Pigs.
Gemini is the zodiac sign for May 27. Rachel Carson, a naturalist, and Jamie Oliver, a chef, both have May 27th birthdays. It’s National Sunscreen Day today.
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