Famous People Born on October 27, 1917

About Oct 27, 1917

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation

Star Sign: Scorpio

Famous Birthdays

  • Augustine Harris, British Bishop of Middlesbrough, born in West Derby, Liverpool (d. 2007)
  • Jack Plimsoll, South African cricketer (South African lefty quick, 3-143 in only Test 1947), born in Kalk Bay, South Africa (d. 1999)
  • Oliver Tambo, South African lawyer, anti-apartheid politician and co-founder (African National Congress), born in Nkantolo, Bizana, South Africa (d. 1993)