On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st ground station-to-aircraft radio communication via satellite
  • Groundbreaking for "Dragon Gateway" at Grant Avenue

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Cumming, Scottish actor
  • Igor Matoushkin, NHL defenseman (Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • Mike Newell, English football manager

Famous Deaths

  • Theo Uden Marsman, Dutch orchestra leader, dies at 63