What Happened on November 27, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 15-25,000 demonstrate against war in Vietnam in Washington, D.C.
  • 1966 NFL Draft: Tommy Nobis from University of Texas first pick by Atlanta Falcons
  • 1st French satellite launched; France becomes 3rd nation in space
  • 30th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 30-3 in Birmingham
  • 53rd CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeat Winn Blue Bombers, 22-16

Famous Birthdays

  • Danielle Ammaccapane, LPGA golfer (1991 Register PING), born in Babylon, New York
  • Fiachna O'Braonain, Irish pop guitarist (Hothouse Flowers-Don't Go)
  • Kathleen Heddle, Trail BC, rower (Olympic gold 1992/96)
  • Raffaella Ragge, Italian tennis star

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Parrish, composer, dies at 61
  • Harry Harvey Sr, actor (It's a Man's World), dies at 64