On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Honegger, Swiss composer (King David, Pacific 231), dies of a heart attack at 63
  • Luis de Freitas Branco, Portuguese composer, dies at 65
  • William Nigh, American director (Ape, Doomed to Die, Mr Wong), dies at 74