What Happened on December 27, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Balt Colts beat NY Giants 31-16 in NFL championship game

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Tippett, NFL linebacker (New England Patriots)
  • Gerina Dunwich, American author
  • Mary Holland, WPVA volleyballer, born in San Diego, California

Famous Deaths

  • Alfonso Reyes, Mexican poet/historian/diplomat, dies at 70