On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1927

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestGabriel García Márquez

Gabriel García Márquez, Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist (1982 Nobel Prize in Literature), born in Aracataca, Colombia (d. 2014)

Colombian Writer Gabriel García Márquez
Colombian Writer
Gabriel García Márquez
  • John Fairchild, CEO (Fairchild publishing), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Leroy Gordon Cooper Jr, Shawnee Oklahoma, USAF/astronaut (Mer 9, Gem 5)
  • Norman Treigle, bass-baritone, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • William J Bell, soap opera creator (Young & Restless), born in Chicago, Illinois
1927 Highlights

About March 6, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces