On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1954

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 (Lucy Moran in TV series Twin Peaks), born in Hollywood, California
  • Patricia McPherson, American actress (Knight Rider), born in Oak Harbor, Washington
1954 Highlights

About November 27, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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