On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1955

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Nye, the Science Guy, TV Host
  • Pierre Mondou, Canadian ice hockey player

Famous Deaths

Person of interestArthur Honegger

Arthur Honegger, Swiss composer (King David, Pacific 231), dies of a heart attack at 63

Composer Arthur Honegger
Arthur Honegger
  • Luis de Freitas Branco, Portuguese composer, dies at 65
  • William Nigh, American director (Ape, Doomed to Die, Mr Wong), dies at 74
1955 Highlights

About November 27, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius