On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1950

Historical Events

Election of Interest

General Chiang Kai-shek elected president of Nationalist China

Famous Birthdays

  • Franco Moschino, Italian fashion designer, born in Abbiategrasso, Italy
  • Julia Neuberger, British rabbi, born in Hampstead, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Ivan Goll, French-German writer (the Landless John), dies at 58
1950 Highlights

About February 27, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces