Today in History on April 27

April 27, 1565 in history: 1st Spanish settlement in Phillipines - Cebu City - founded.

April 27, 1897 in history: Grant's Tomb (famed of song & legend) is dedicated.

April 27, 1937 in history: US Social Security system makes its first benefit payment.

April 27, 1945 in history: founding of the Second Republic - in Austria.

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