Historical Events on March 27, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • -28] Allies raid German submarine base in St Nazaire
  • Japan forces Java to use "Tokyo time" 1½ hour forward

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Joe Louis KOs Abe Simon in 6 to retain heavyweight boxing title (NYC)

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis