On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1947

Famous Birthdays

Barbara Bach

Barbara Bach [Goldbach], American actress (The Spy Who Loved Me, Force 10 from Navarone), born in Queens, New York

  • Ed Herrmann, MLB catcher (White Sox), born in San Diego, California (d. 2013)
  • Harry Reems, American actor, (d. 2013)
  • Jacques Arnold, MP (Conservative)
  • John Morrison, cricketer ("Mystery" NZ batsman 1973-82)
1947 Highlights

About August 27, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo