On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1965

Historical Events

  • Dutch Marijnen government resigns
  • France performs Underground nuclear test at Ecker Algeria

Music releaseMusical Finale

Hugh Martin and Timothy Gray's musical "High Spirits", based on Noel Coward's "Blithe Spirit", closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 375 performances

Playwright, Director and Singer Noël Coward
Playwright, Director and Singer
Noël Coward

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Peter Zimmermann, German violinist, born in Duisburg, West Germany
  • Maggie Siu [Mei-Kei Siu], Hong Kong actress, born in Hong Kong
  • Noah Emmerich, American actor (The Americans), born in New York City
1965 Highlights

About February 27, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces