What Happened on August 27, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The Beatles spend an evening with Elvis Presley
  • WTVI TV channel 42 in Charlotte, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Perry, NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos)
  • Patricia Hy-Boulais, Phnom Penh Kampuchea, Canada tennis (Oly-92, 96)
  • Wayne James, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test wicketkeeper v Pakistan 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Edmond of Dooren, Flemish painter, dies at 68
  • Gerald Bond, cricketer (South Africa 1938-39), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Le Corbusier, [Charles Jeanneret], Swiss/French architect, dies at 77

Architect/ City Planner Le Corbusier
Architect/ City Planner
Le Corbusier
  • Otto Reinhold, composer, dies at 66