On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Anti-fascism opposition begins in Naples
  • Dutch opposition newspaper "The Slogan" publishes KZ-Lower letter

Famous Birthdays

  • Amedeo, 5th Duke of Aosta, Italian aristocrat
  • Anna Gael, [Gyarmarthy], Lady Weymouth, born in Budapest, Hungary
  • Bob Curiano, rock bassist (Mink Deville)
  • Maxwell Boyce, Welsh comedian and singer, born in Glynneath, Wales
  • Randy Bachman, Winnipeg, rocker (Bachman-Turner Overdrive-Roll On)
  • Steve Boone, NC, rock vocalist/bassist (Lovin' Spoonful)

Famous Deaths

  • Waclaw Gieburowski, Polish composer, dies at 65
  • Willoughby Hamilton, Irish tennis, soccer player (Wimbledon 1890; Ireland 1 cap), dies at 78