On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Elly Dammers throws Dutch record spear (41,43m)
  • Fanny Blankers-Koen runs Dutch record 200m (24.5)

Famous Birthdays

  • Kjersti Døvigen, Norwegian actress (Offshore), born in Oslo, Norway
  • Rico Petrocelli, American baseball player (Boston Red Sox), born in Brooklyn, New York