On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • GĂ©rard Depardieu, French actor
  • Larry Byrom, American rock guitarist (Steppenwolf, 1969-71), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Martin Birch, British sound engineer and record producer (Whitesnake; Iron Maiden), born in Woking, Surrey, England (d. 2020)
1948 Highlights

About December 27, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn