On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Justice, American businessman and politician, Governor of West Virginia (2017-), born in Charleston, West Virginia
  • Paul "Ace" Frehley, American rock guitarist (Kiss; Frehley's Comet), born in The Bronx, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Hands, South African cricketer (7 Tests for South Africa), dies at 61
1951 Highlights

About April 27, 1951

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus