This Day In Fractured Fairfax:March 27
- March 27, 1976 – A 10-year-old boy from the Northern Virginia Training Center for the Mentally Retarded, on a field trip to Mantua Elementary School, somehow manages to get past the seven-foot stockade fence surrounding the swimming pool at the nearby home of former Fairfax County Police Captain Olin F. Sanders at 3603 Kirkwood Drive in Fairfax and drowns.
- March 27, 1977 – 27-year-old George Mason University student Sylvester W. Ogu drowns in Burke Lake when the rowboat he is riding in capsizes. Ogu, a nonswimmer, was not wearing a life vest.
- March 27, 1998 – 19-year-old Carl J. Christensen unintentionally kills his best friend, 25-year-old Seung Paik, when he drunkenly turns his Mitsubishi Gallant into the path of a tractor-trailer truck at the intersection of Backlick and Edsall Roads in Springfield.
- March 27, 2012 – 13-year-old Alexis Jackson is shot to death by her father, 40-year-old former Fairfax County Police officer John W. Jackson, Jr., who then commits suicide in his SUV in the driveway of the home at 3800 Forest Grove Drive in Annandale.
This Day In Fractured Fairfax