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May 27


May 27
1922
Birthday of Christopher LeeBirthday of Christopher Lee (1922)Top 10 Actors Who Always Play Villains

1930
Chrysler Building opens to the public in NYThe 1,046 feet (319 m) Chrysler Building in New York City, the tallest man-made structure at the time, opens to the public (1930)Top 10 Skyscrapers To See Before You Die

1937
The Golden Gate Bridge is opened to the publicThe Golden Gate Bridge is opened to the public (1937)Top 10 United States Landmarks

1942
Release: Prelude to WarPrelude to War, the first film in the Why We Fight propaganda series, is released (1942)Top 10 War Propaganda Films

1962
Birthday of Steven BrillBirthday of Steven Brill (1962)Top 10 Worst Hollywood Directors

1964
Adam Carolla is born.Comedian Adam Carolla is born in Los Angeles, California, and grows up to host 'The Man Show' and the world's most downloaded podcast.Adam Carolla on Sexist Scandal, 'Not Taco Bell Material'

1966
The Mothers of Invention debut, Freak Out!, is releasedThe Mothers of Invention's debut album, 'Freak Out!' is releasedFrank Zappa Bio: Life and Career

1975
Birthday of Jamie OliverBirthday of Jamie Oliver, English chef, restaurateur and media personality, known for his food-focused television shows, cookbooks and more recently his campaign against the use of processed foods in national schools.Top 10 Celebrity Chefs

1977
Release: Smokey and the BanditThe film Smokey and the Bandit is released (1977)Top 10 Movie Cars

1988
Release: Release of the film Killer Klowns from Outer Space.Release of the film Killer Klowns from Outer Space. It is about a race of evil aliens that resemble clowns that arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people to use as sustenance.Top 10 Creative Horror Movie Weapons
Top 10 Ridiculous Horror Movie Creatures
Top 10 Scariest Clowns in Movies and TV

1994
Release: The FlintstonesThe film The Flintstones is released (1994)Top 10 Worst Movie Casting Choices

2000
Death of Maurice RichardDeath of Maurice Richard (2000)Montreal Canadiens' Maurice Rocket Richard: Hockey Legend
Top 10 Greatest Sports Nicknames

2016
Release: Theatrical release of X-Men Apocalypse.Theatrical release of X-Men Apocalypse. This X-Men sequel takes the action to the 1980s to have the mutants battle a new threat.Top 10 Four Horsemen of Apocalypse from Marvel Comics
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