On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilson Lavis, British session and touring rock drummer (Squeeze; Jools Holland), born in Bedford, England
  • Julia Duffy [Julia Margaret Hinds], American actress (Newhart, Baby Talk), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Mary McAleese, 8th President of Ireland (1997-2011), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Sidney M. Gutierrez, Mjr USAF and NASA astronaut (STS 40, 59), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Ulf Andersson, Swedish International Chess Grandmaster (1972), born in VästerĂ¥s, Sweden
1951 Highlights

About June 27, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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