On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Angel Penna Jr., horse trainer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Camile Baudoin, American musician, born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Inventor Jack Kilby (24) weds Barbara Annegers

Engineer Jack Kilby
Jack Kilby

Famous Deaths

  • George Templeton Strong, American composer, dies at 92
1948 Highlights

About June 27, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer