On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1963

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Jomo Kenyatta elected 1st Prime Minister of Kenya

Famous Birthdays

  • Calliope Tsoupaki, Greek classical pianist and composer (Sappho's Tears), born in Piraeus, Greece
  • Gonzalo Rubalcabo [Gonz├ílez], Cuban jazz pianist, born in Havana, Cuba

Famous Deaths

  • Lambrakis, Greek EDA-parliament leader, murdered
1963 Highlights

About May 27, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini