Today In History- January 27

Today In History- January 27 - Stories

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Vietnam peace accords reached after last American casualty.

  • Paris, France

On Jan. 27, 1973, the last American casualty was recorded in Vietnam, just following the adoption of the Paris Peace Accords.  The casualty rate had fallen since the beginning of the decade, though was still under scrutiny from the American public for false government portrayal of the success of the war.