August 27, 1955 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • "Guinness Book of World Records" 1st published
  • Sandy Koufax fans 14 Reds, both teams combine for record 23 strikeouts

Birthdays in History

  • Robert Richardson, American cinematographer

Deaths in History

  • Joachim Wach, philosopher/sociologist (Sociology of Religion), dies