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

Person of interestKathryn Bigelow

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

Director Kathryn Bigelow
Kathryn Bigelow
  • Kevin Kavanaugh, rocker (Asbury Jukes) [or 8/27] (d. 2011)
1951 Highlights

About November 27, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius