What Happened on February 27, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Film tv awardsFilm Awards

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

Actress and Dancer Ginger Rogers
Actress and Dancer
Ginger Rogers
Actor Jimmy Stewart
Actor
Jimmy Stewart

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew "Sandy" Wilson, Royal Air Force officer (1962–1995)
  • Ian McGarry, general secretary (British Actors' Equity Association)
  • Paddy Ashdown, British MP, leader of Liberal Democrats (1988-1999), born in New Delhi, British Raj

Famous Deaths

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