What Happened on February 27, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Martin Kamen and Sam Ruben discover carbon-14

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Kelly, CEO (Scottish Consumer Council)
  • Bill Hunter, Australian actor
  • Howard Hesseman, Salem Or, actor (Dr Johnny Fever-WKRP, Head of Class)

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Behrens, German architect, dies