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Events on Oct 27

Sadat and Begin win the Nobel Peace Prize
The Nobel Peace Prize is given jointly to Israel’s Menachem Begin and Egypt’s Anwar Sadat.

1st Disney TV show
Walt Disney's first television program, entitled ''Disneyland,'' premieres on ABC.

IRT begins operation
The first rapid transit subway, the IRT, begins operations in New York City.

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