On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1947

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yogi Berra starts a record 148 game errorless streak

MLB Catcher and Manager Yogi Berra
MLB Catcher and Manager
Yogi Berra

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Thomas, American actress (Lucy Baines-Hill Street Blues), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Wayne Dowdy, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Mississippi), born in Fitzgerald, Georgia
1947 Highlights

About July 27, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 73 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo