On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1960

Famous Birthdays

  • Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian
  • Hans Pflügler, German footballer, born in Freising, Germany
  • Steve Jarvin, Australian soling sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney

Famous Deaths

  • Ian Whyte, Scottish composer and conductor (BBC Scottish Orchestra), dies at 58
1960 Highlights

About March 27, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries