What Happened on February 27, 1902

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ethelda Bleibtrey, 100m/300m US swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1920)
  • Gene Sarazen, Harrison NY, PGA golfer (Masters 1935, US Open 1922, 32)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

John Steinbeck, American author (Grapes of Wrath-Nobel 1962), born in Salinas, California (d. 1968)