On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1944

Historical Events

  • Greece: British premier Winston Churchill flies back to London

Famous Birthdays

  • Mick Jones, English rock guitarist (Foreigner-Want to Know What Love is), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
  • Tracy Nelson, American singer, born in Madison, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Amy Marcy Cheney Beach, American composer and pianist, dies at 77
1944 Highlights

About December 27, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn