On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1948

Historical Events

  • "Carib Song" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 36 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • A Martinez, American actor (L.A. Law, Santa Barbara), born in Glendale, California
  • John K. Reed, American coral biologist
  • Michael Houlihan, director (Horniman Museum & Gardens)
  • Michele Dotrice, English actor
  • Tom Braidwood, Canadian actor

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Cellier, British actor (Quiet Wedding, Big Blockade), dies from ill health at 64
1948 Highlights

About September 27, 1948

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

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra