On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1959

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Burchill, Scottish pop guitarist (Simple Minds - "Don't You, Forget About Me"; "Belfast Child"), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • GĂ©rard Philipe, French actor (Caligula, Devil in the Flesh), dies of cancer at 36
1959 Highlights

About November 27, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 62 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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