On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerhard Berger, formula-1 racer (Italian Grand Prix-1988)
  • Juan Fernando Cobo, Colombian artist
  • Leila de Lima, Filipino lawyer, Senator, Chair of the Philippine Senate Electoral Reforms and People's Participation Committee, born in Iriga, Philippines
1959 Highlights

About August 27, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo