On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1905

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Elsie MacGill, Canadian aeronautical engineer, 1st female in Canada to get bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, born in Vancouver (d. 1980)
  • John Fleming (Jack) Brock, South African nutritional scientist, physician and a professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Cape Town, born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa (d. 1983)
  • Leroy Carr, blues singer-songwriter, born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 1935)