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
Born in 1959
1959 Highlights

About August 27, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Three Bells - The Browns
  • UK #1 Song: Living Doll - Cliff Richard & The Shadows