On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1950

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

General Chiang Kai-shek elected president of Nationalist China

Chinese Military and Political Leader Chiang Kai-shek
Chinese Military and Political Leader
Chiang Kai-shek

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? 70 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces