On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1945

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dutch resistance fighter Hannie Schaft re-buried in presence of Queen Wilhelmina

Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Event of interestEvent of Interest

General George Marshall named special US envoy to China

Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall
  • Trial against Dutch Fascist NSB leader Anton Mussert begins (later convicted and executed by firing squad)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain de Cadenet, English TV presenter (SPEED Channel), born in London
  • Barbara Anderson, American actress (Eve-Ironside, Mission Impossible), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • James Avery, American actor (Fresh Prince of Bell Air), (d. 2013), born in Pughsville, Virginia
  • Randy Brecker, American jazz and fusion trumpeter (Brecker Brothers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1945 Highlights

About November 27, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius