On this day timelines October 27th

On this day timelines October 27th

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On this day timelines October 27th



1923 – Roy Lichtenstein, American painter and sculptor (d. 1997)

1939 – John Cleese, English actor, producer, and screenwriter

1951 – K. K. Downing, English guitarist and songwriter (Judas Priest)

1958 – Simon Le Bon, English singer-songwriter (Duran Duran and Arcadia)

1970 – Adrian Erlandsson, Swedish drummer (Cradle of Filth, At the Gates, Nemhain, The Haunted, Nifelheim, and Brujeria)




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