On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Farriss, Australian rock keyboardist (INXS-Kiss the Dirt), born in Perth, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Grant Withers, American actor (Rio Grande, Oklahoma, Annie), commits suicide with sleeping pills at 54
1959 Highlights

About March 27, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries