What Happened on April 27, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Burma Premier U Nu's Volksliga voor Vrijheid loses election

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Heavyweight champ, Rocky Marciano, retires undefeated from boxing

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Rocky Marciano
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Rocky Marciano

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Harvey, American musician (House of Freaks), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 2006)
  • Dennie Shupryt-Knoop, American beach volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois