On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1950

Historical Events

Music concertMusic Concert

Jazz pianist, Erroll Garner's solo concert (Cleveland, Ohio)

Jazz Pianist Erroll Garner
Jazz Pianist
Erroll Garner
  • Netherlands recognizes People's Republic of China
  • WHAS TV channel 11 in Louisville, Kentucky (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Ewing, American opera singer, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Petros Efthymiou, Greek politician (Panhellenic Socialist Movement), born in Larissa, Thessaly
  • Tony Banks, English musician and rock keyboardist (Genesis), born in East Hoathly, Sussex
  • Vic Harris, American MLB player, born in Los Angeles, California
1950 Highlights

About March 27, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries