What Happened on October 27, 1955

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Release

"Rebel Without a Cause", directed by Nicholas Ray, starring James Dean and Natalie Wood, is released

Actor James Dean
Actor
James Dean
  • Argentine peso devalued
  • Satomi Myodo, renews Zen nun vows & takes Buddhist name of Daien Myodo

Famous Birthdays

  • Debra Bowen, American politician

Famous Deaths

  • Clark Griffith, baseball player/manager (NY Yankees), dies at 85
  • Vladimir Mikhaylovich Deshevov, composer, dies at 66