On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1960

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Europe's 1st "moving pavement" (travelator), opens at Bank station on the London Underground

Famous Birthdays

  • Barron Lerner, American physician and historian
  • Nick della Casa, British Brazilian Argentine cameraman (Emmy Award)

Famous Deaths

  • Sylvia Pankhurst, English feminist and suffragette, dies at 78