What Happened on December 27, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • France transfers most of her powers in Lebanon to Lebanese government
  • German warship "Scharnhorst" sinks in Barents Sea

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Montgomery discusses Overlord with Eisenhower & Bedell Smith

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Cokie Roberts, newscaster (ABC-TV)
  • Dave Rowberry, Newcastle, rocker (Animals)
  • Joan Manuel Serrat, Spanish musician