On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1946

Historical Events

  • Georgi Domitrovs National Front wins Bulgaria elections (78%)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Reitman, Slovak-Canadian director and producer (Private Parts, Ghostbusters, Dave), born in Kom├írno, Slovakia
  • Leslie Byrne, American politician (Rep-D-Virginia), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Peter Martins, Danish dancer and choreographer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Steven R. Nagel, American astronaut, USAF (STS 51-G, 61-A, 37, 55), born in Canton, Illinois (d. 2014)
  • Terry J. Hart, American astronaut (STS 41C), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1946 Highlights

About October 27, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio