On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Clifford Antone, American businessman, born in Port Arthur, Texas (d. 2006)
  • Garry Tallent, American rock bassist and producer (E Street Band), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jack Daniels, American country guitarist (Highway 101 - "Cry, Cry, Cry"; "Who's Lonely Now?"), born in Choctaw, Oklahoma,
  • Mike Kopetski, American businessman and politician (Rep-D-Oregon), born in Pendleton, Oregon

Famous Deaths

  • Ginette Neveu, French violinist (b. 1919)
  • Marcel Cerdan, French boxer (b. 1916)
1949 Highlights

About October 27, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio