On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Arnold Wesker's "Chips with Everything" premieres in London
  • US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Christmas Island

Famous Birthdays

  • Ángel Comizzo, Argentine football goalkeeper, born in Reconquista, Argentina
  • James LeGros, American actor (Point Break, Enemy of the State), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • PattiSue Plumer, American 3k runner (Gold-Seattle '90), born in Covina, California

Famous Deaths

  • A. K. Fazlul Huq, Bengali statesman (b. 1873)