March 27, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British premier Winston Churchill sails to eastern banks of Rhine

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
  • DePaul beats Bowling Green for NIT title

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Gen Eisenhower declares German defenses on Western Front broken

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • US 20th Army corps captures Wiesbaden
  • World War II: Operation Starvation, the aerial mining of Japan's ports and waterways begins.

Deaths in History

  • Jorgen Nielsen, Danish writer (romance), dies at 42