On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1953

Historical Events

  • 21 die in a train crash in Conneaut, Ohio

Famous Birthdays

  • Pamela Roylance, actress (Sarah-Little House on Prairie), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Walter "Wally" Stocker, British rock vocalist and guitarist (The Babys - "Missing You"), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Narciso Garay, Panamanian composer, dies at 76
1953 Highlights

About March 27, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries