What Happened on May 27, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • French raid in Algiers
  • US performs nuclear test at Enwetak (atmospheric tests)

Famous Birthdays

  • Cynthia McFadden, American television anchor
  • Lisa Niemi, actress (Dirty Dancing, Will Rodgers Follies), born in Houston, Texas
  • Nick Lowery, NFL kicker (NY Jets)
  • Steve Pagano, horse trainer