What Happened on December 27, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Japan bombs Manila even though it was declared an "open city"
  • Siberia: Dmitri Sjostakovitsj completes his 7th Symphony

Famous Birthdays

  • Leslie Maguire, rocker (Gerry & Pacemakers-Ferry Crossed the Mersey)
  • Michael 'Mike' Pinder, rocker (Moody Blues-Nights in White Satin), born in Birmingham, England