On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Besiakov, Danish jazz pianist and jazz-fusion keyboard player, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Jaq D. Hawkins, British author, occultist and lecturer, born in California

Patty Sheehan

Patty Sheehan, American golfer (6 LPGA major titles; US Open 1992, 94), born in Middlebury, Vermont


1956 Highlights

About October 27, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio