On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1943

Historical Events

  • French resistance under Jean Moulin meets secretly in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Weitz, actor (Hill St Blues, Death of a Centerfold), born in Norwalk, Connecticut
  • Cilla Black [Priscilla White], British pop singer ("Anyone Who Had a Heart"), and TV personality (Blind Date), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2015)
1943 Highlights

About May 27, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini