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July 27: This Day That Year

July 27

- 1836 - Adelaide, South Australia, founded.

- 1965 - USA: President Lyndon B. Johnson signs a bill mandating cigarette makers to print health warnings about the effects of smoking on all cigarette packages.

- 1982 - Indian PM Indira Gandhi visits USA (first visit in her 11 years in the office).

- 2002 - Ukraine: A Sukhoi Su-27 fighter crashes during an air show at Lviv, killing 85 and injuring 100+ people.

- 2003 - Lance Armstrong was disqualified after winning 90th Tour de France.

- 2012 - UK: Queen Elizabeth II opens the 30th Olympics in London.

- 2013 - Egypt: 100 people were killed and 1,500 were injured in a crackdown against protesters in Cairo.

- 2013 - Libya: 1,000 inmates escape from a prison in Benghazi.

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