What Happened on February 27th, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "What Makes Sammy Run?" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 540 performances
  • The government of Italy asks for help to keep the Leaning Tower of Pisa from toppling over.

Famous Birthdays

  • April Heinrichs, Littleton Colo, US women's soccer coach (Olympic-96)
  • Ewen Vernal, British pop bassist (Deacon Blue-Your Town)
  • Richard de Vries, soccer player (De Graafschap)

Famous Deaths

  • Orry-Kelly, Australian costume designer (b. 1897)