On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1937

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores 169 in 5th Test Cricket v England in 223 minutes

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Babcock, American actress (Dr Quinn, Dallas, Hill St Blues), born in Fort Riley, Kansas
  • Donald MacKay, CEO (Scottish Enterprise), born in Griffith, Australia (d. 1977)
  • L. Jay Silvester, American discus thrower (Olympic silver 1972), born in Tremonton, Utah
1937 Highlights

About February 27, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces