On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Arab legion attacks Gesher bridge on Jordan River

Famous Birthdays

  • Amrit Kumar Bohara, Nepalese politician, leader of the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist)
  • Frank William Abagnale, Jr., American con artist turned security consultant, born in Bronxville, New York
  • Kate Pierson, American vocalist and guitarist (B-52's-Rock Lobster, Love Shack), born in Weehawken, New Jersey