Go to Wikipedia and type in your birthday without the year. List three events, two births and one death.
Events on August 27
1939 - First jet aircraft flight
1776 - Battle of Long Island, in present day Brooklyn, New York, British forces under General William Howe defeat Americans under General George Washington (you win some, you lose some)
1883 - Krakatoa, an Indonesian volcano, erupts. It is one of the most violent volcanic events in modern times.
Birthdays on August 27
1976 - Sarah Chalke, Canadian actress (I'm a Scrubs fan)
1910 - Mother Teresa, Albanian missionary and humanitarian, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1997)
Died on August 27
1964 - Gracie Allen, American actress and comedienne
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