On This Day in the 90's
- 50th annual barbershop quartet singing convention held
- Axl Rose (Guns N' Roses) married Erin Everly. The marriage lasted for 27 days
- Betty Boothroyd becomes the first woman to be elected Speaker of the British House of Commons in its 700-year history.
- Former US President Richard Nixon buried in Nixon Library in California
- Freedom Day: day 2 of South Africa's 1st multi-racial elections and day most voted - some queuing for 10 hours
- Soap opera actor Lorenzo Lamas (38) weds Playboy model and actress Shauna Sand (24) in Rockland County, New York
- Romanian gymnast and three-time Olympic gold medalist Nadia Comaneci (35) weds gymnast champion Bart Conner (38) in Bucharest, Romania
- Actress Robin Wright (30) weds actor Sean Penn (35) in Santa Monica, California
- Oasis played the first of two nights at Manchester's Maine Road football ground as a 'thank you' to their fans, the 80,000 tickets sold out in hours
- UK band The Verve announced that they had split
...and THAT's what happend on April 27, during the 90's!