On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1951

Historical Events

  • 1st rocket to intercept an airplane at White Sands, New Mexico
  • Cease-fire & demarcation zone accord signed in Panmunjon, Korea

Famous Birthdays

Kathryn Bigelow

Kathryn Bigelow, American director, producer and writer (The Hurt Locker, Zero Dark Thirty), born in San Carlos, California

  • Kevin Kavanaugh, American rock keyboard player (Asbury Jukes), born in West Orange, New Jersey (d. 2011)
1951 Highlights

About November 27, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 70 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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