On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • RMS Queen Mary leaves Southampton for NY on maiden voyage

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Bathurst, vice chief of British Defense Staff
  • Lord Holme, president British Liberal Party
  • Louis Gossett Jr, American actor (Officer & Gentleman, Deep), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Marcel Masse, Canadian politician