Current events for
|Events in space history for 03/27:|
- Colonel Yuri Gagarin killed in a crash of his jet trainer. Col. Gagarin was the cosmonaut who piloted Vostok 1 as the first man in space (1968).
- Mariner 7 launched toward Mars (1969).
- Phobos 2 (Soviet Mars probe) ceased radio contact (1989).