On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1948

Article: Ship that Changed the Face of Britain

Historical Events

  • Arabs blow up Jewish synagogue Hurvat Rabbi Yehudah he-Hasid

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hank Greenberg buys an interest in the Cleveland Indians

Baseball Player Hank Greenberg
Baseball Player
Hank Greenberg

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-8, T-14, TM-7)
  • Anna E "Annelies" Balhan, Dutch revue-artist/actress (Sweet Chairty)
  • Pete Sears, bassist (Jefferson Starship)
1948 Highlights

About May 27, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini