On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1957

Historical Events

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

29th Academy Awards: "Around World in 80 Days", Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner win

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy MacKenzie, Scottish rock vocalist (The Associates - "Affectionate Punch"), born in Dundee, Scotland (d. 1997)
  • Nicholas Hawkins, British politician (Conservatives 1992-2005)
1957 Highlights

About March 27, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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