What Happened on August 27, 1944

Historical Events

  • 200 RAF Halifax bombers attack oil installations in Hamburg

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Conyngham, Australian composer (Gardener Of Time; Kangaroo Island), born in Sydney
  • G W Bailey, Port Arthur, Texas, American actor (Police Academy, The Closer)
  • Tim Bogert, American rock bassist (Vanilla Fudge; Jeff Beck), born in NYC, New York (d. 2021) [1]
  • Wim Jurg, corrector/chairman (Werelddambond FMJD)
Born in 1944

Famous Deaths

  • Georg von Boeselager, German nobleman (b. 1915)
1944 Highlights

About August 27, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo