What Happened on June 27, 1939

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st night game at Cleveland Municipal Stadium (Indians 5, Tigers 0)
  • Brooklyn Dodgers tie Boston Braves, 2-2, in 23 innings
  • Headley scores a cricket century in each innings v England at Lord's

Famous Birthdays

  • Neil Hawke, cricketer (Aust pace bowler & late-order bat in 60s)
  • Rahul Dev Burman, Indian composer and actor (d. 1994)