What Happened on February 27, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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13th Academy Awards: "Rebecca", James Stewart & Ginger Rogers win

Actress and Dancer Ginger Rogers
Actress and Dancer
Ginger Rogers

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew "Sandy" Wilson, Royal Air Force officer (1962–1995)
  • Ian McGarry, general secretary (British Actors' Equity Association)
  • Paddy Ashton, New Delhi India, British MP (Soc/Lib Democrat)

Famous Deaths

  • William D. Byron, U.S. Congressman (b. 1895)