On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1957

Historical Events


USALittle Rock Crisis

US Army withdraws from Little Rock, Arkansas after Central High School integration

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The 101st Airborne Division escort the nine black students into Little Rock School in Arkansas
The 101st Airborne Division escort the nine black students into Little Rock School in Arkansas
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Famous Birthdays

  • Caroline Kennedy. American attorney and diplomat ,daughter of JFK & Jackie Kennedy, born in New York City
  • Kenny Acheson, Northern Irish racecar driver
  • Kevin O'Connell, American sound re-recording mixer ( Hacksaw Ridge), born in Long Island, New York
  • Terri R Adams, educator (teacher in space)

Famous Deaths

  • Margo Scharten-Antink, Dutch writer (Catherina, Sprotje), dies at 88
1957 Highlights

About November 27, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius