On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1945

Historical Events

  • "Carib Song" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 36 performances
  • 1st edition of Elseviers Weekly newspaper (Elseviers Magazine)

Famous Birthdays

  • Carrie Snodgress, American actress (Diary of Mad Housewife), born in Barrington, Illinois (d. 2004)
  • John Kane, British actor and writer, born in Dundee, Angus, Scotland
  • Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, 35th President of Brazil (2003-11), born in Caetés, Pernambuco, Brazil
1945 Highlights

About October 27, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio