On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "I'm Solomon" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • RC Duncan patents "Pampers" disposable diaper

Famous Birthdays

  • Courtenay Becker-Dey, American Europe class sailor (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Greenwich, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Bunce, American radio and television actor (Homicidal, Ethel & Albert), dies at 64
  • Edward R. Murrow, American newscaster (Person to Person), dies at 57