What Happened on November 27, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Rollins, American baseball player
  • Joshua Harris, actor (Locked Up: A Mother's Rage)
  • Mike Skinner, English musician
  • Tim Yeung, American drummer (Vital Remains)

Famous Deaths

  • George Moscone, Mayor of San Francisco (1976-78) shot and killed by Dan White aged 49


Harvey Milk, first openly gay person to be elected to public office, assassinated by Dan White at 48

American Politician Harvey Milk
American Politician
Harvey Milk
  • Susan Damante Shaw, actress (Wilderness Family), dies at 58