On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1952

Historical Events

  • "4 Saints in 3 Acts" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 15 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Ari Vatanen, Finnish rally driver, born in Tuupovaara, Finland

Person of interestGeorge Gervin

George Gervin, American basketball player, born in Detroit, Michigan

NBA Guard George Gervin
NBA Guard
George Gervin
  • Larry Elder, American political commentator, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Guido Castelnuovo, Italian mathematician, dies at 86
1952 Highlights

About April 27, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus