What Happened on February 27, 1962

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • South-Vietnam pres Ngo Dinh Diem's palace bombed, 1st US killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Baldwin, actor (Full Metal Jacket, My Bodyguard)
  • Grant Show, actor (Jack Hanson-Melrose Place), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Kory Tarpenning, pole vaulter, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Veronica Ribot-Canales, Buenos Aires Argentina, US diver (Olympics-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Willie Best, actor (Charlie-My Little Margie), dies at 45