On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1947

Historical Events

Sports History

New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra starts a record 148 game errorless streak

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? 74 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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