On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "By the Beautiful Sea" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 270 performances
  • 19th Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 28-0 in Birmingham
  • Alger Hiss is released from prison after serving 44 months for perjury.
  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Edmonton Eskimos win first of 3 straight Championships; defeat Montreal Alouettes, 26-25

Famous Birthdays

  • Kimmy Robertson, American actress best known for her role as Lucy Moran in the TV series Twin Peaks
  • Patricia McPherson, American actress (Knight Rider), born in Oak Harbor, Washington