What Happened on June 27, 1957

Historical Events

  • Hurricane Audrey, kills 526 in Louisiana & Texas
  • The British Medical Research Council publishes a report suggesting a direct link between smoking and lung cancer.

Famous Deaths

  • Malcolm Lowry, English writer (Ultramarine), dies at 48

About June 27, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Gamblin' Man/Putting On The Style - Lonnie Donegan