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Today is March 27th, 2017 and is a Monday.

On this day in....

2009: The dam forming Situ Gintung, an artificial lake in Indonesia, fails, killing at least 99 people.

2004: , a decommissioned Leander class frigate, is sunk as an artificial reef off Cornwall, the first of its kind in Europe.

2002: Nanterre massacre: In Nanterre, France, a gunman opens fire at the end of a town council meeting, resulting in the deaths of eight councilors and the injury of 19 others.

2002: Passover massacre: A Palestinian suicide bomber kills 29 people partaking of the Passover meal in Netanya, Israel.

2000: A Phillips Petroleum plant explosion in Pasadena, Texas kills one and injures 71.