What Happened on August 27, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Downtown Julie Brown, Welsh TV personality and actress (Club MTV, The Earth Day Special, Junket Whore), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • Patty Duffek, Woodland Hills California, playmate (May, 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Allama Mashriqi, Pakistani scholar and politician (b. 1888)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

W E B Du Bois, scholar/founder (NAACP), dies at 95 in Accra Ghana

Civil Rights Activist W.E.B. Du Bois
Civil Rights Activist
W.E.B. Du Bois