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27 November

399 – Rome – Anastasius I became Pope. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pope_Anastasius_I

511 – Frankish Kingdom – Clovis I died. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clovis_I

602 – Byzantine Empire – Emperor Maurice and his sons executed. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_(emperor)

1095 – France – Pope Urban II declared the First Crusade at Council of Clermont. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Crusade

1161 – China – Battle of Caishi ended (Jin-Song Wars). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Caishi


1703 – GB – Eddystone Lighthouse destroyed during Great Storm. https://youtu.be/TZKowr6_F3I https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddystone_Lighthouse

1727 – Germany – Foundation of Jerusalem Church, Berlin laid. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerusalem_Church_(Berlin)


1810 – UK – Berners Street Hoax. https://youtu.be/e7G5I7AxkjQ  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berners_Street_hoax

1863 – USA – Battle of Mine Run began (American Civil War). http://www.civilwar.org/battlefields/mine-run.html

1868 – USA – Battle of Washita River (American Indian Wars). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Washita_River

1916 – UK – Second Zeppelin Raid on Hartlepool (WWI). http://hhtandn.org/events/event/32/zeppelin-raids-on-hartlepool-during-the-first-world-war

1916 – UK – Zeppelin shot down over Hartlepool, 19 killed (WWI). http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=883

1938 – Iraq – Imperial Airways plane crashed at Lake Habbaniyah, 4 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19381127-0

1940 – Mediterranean Sea – Air France plane crashed, poss. shot down 6 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19401127-0

1940 – Italy – Battle of Cape Spartivento (WWII). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Cape_Spartivento


1942 – France – Scuttling of French Fleet (WWII). https://youtu.be/Uo0_WgpUwII https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scuttling_of_the_French_fleet_in_Toulon

1942 – France – Operation Anton ended (WWII). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Case_Anton

1943 – USA – USAAF plane crashed near Sabinal, Texas, 8 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19431127-2


1944 – UK – Explosion at RAF ammunition dump, Fauld, Staffordshire, 70 killed. https://youtu.be/Vcx7_1yphJI http://www.bbc.co.uk/stoke/content/articles/2008/08/15/hanbury_crater_feature.shtml

1944 – Brazil – US Navy plane crashed, 22 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19441127-1

1944 – Pacific Ocean – USAAF Navy plane crashed between Tacloban & Palau, 21 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19441127-1

1945 – Norway – Joined the United Nations. http://www.un.org/en/members/

1945 – British India – Earthquake measuring 8.1Mw, epicentre in Balochistan, followed by Tsunami 4,000 killed. http://earthquake-report.com/2010/11/27/deadly-earthquakes-of-november-27-pakistan-and-iran-2x/

1945 – Malaysia – USAAF plane crashed near Bruas, 3 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19451127-0

1946 – Costa Rica – LACSA plane crashed near San José, 23 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19461127-0

1947 – Montenegro – JUSTA Flight 247 crashed near Rumija, 23 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19471127-0

1947 – USA – Columbia Air Cargo plane crashed at Yakutat, AK, 13 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19471127-1

1949 – Vietnam – Aigle Azur plane crashed near Dong Khe, 10 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19491127-0

1950 – North Korea – Battle of Chosin Resevoir began (Korean War). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Chosin_Reservoir

1951 – Mexico – LAUSA plane crashed at San Luis Acatlán, 13 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19511127-0

1953 – France – USAF plane crashed near Pari-Orly Airport, 6 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19531127-0

1956 – Venezuala – LAV Flight 253 crashed near Caracas International Airport, 25 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19561127-0

1983 – Spain – Avianca Flight 011 crashed near Madrid-Barajas Airport, 181 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19831127-0

1989 – Colombia – Avianca Flight 203 exploded mid air, near Bogotá-Eldorado Airport, 107 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19891127-0

1997 – Algeria – Second Souhane Massacre, 25 killed. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Souhane_massacre

1999 – New Zealand – Helen Clark became the first female elected Prime Minister. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helen_Clark

2005 – France – First partial face transplant completed in Amiens. http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn8399-firstever-face-transplant-surgery-is-completed.html http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20493572

2005 – Iran – Earthquake measuring 5.9Mw, epicentre in Qeshm Island, 13 killed. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/4475546.stm


2008 – France – XL Airways Germany plane crashed near Canet-Plage, 7 killed. https://youtu.be/7FvEe9rYc3o WARNING! Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing  http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=20081127-0

2009 – Russia – Bomb exploded on Nevsky Express causing derailment, 28 killed. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/8383790.stm

2015 – USA – Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood Shooting, 3 killed. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_Springs_Planned_Parenthood_shooting

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1488 – John Chamber and other executed at Tyburn Gallows. http://pastsearch-archaeo-history.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Criminals-and-Executions-Jan12.pdf

1819 – Sheriffs Barnard Smith & Cooke Taylor revived the ceremony of ‘The Sheriffs Riding’. http://www.whitecottagewebsites.co.uk/waits/notes%26queries/riding.html

1963 – Beatles appeared at Rialto Theatre (4th concert). http://www.beatlesbible.com/1963/11/27/live-rialto-theatre-york-4/