On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1956

Historical Events

  • Female suffrage granted in Egypt

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Dailey, orchestra leader (Music at Meadowbrook), dies at 54
  • Gunther Ramin, German organist and composer, dies at 57
1956 Highlights

About February 27, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces