On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1967

Historical Events

  • "Sherry!" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 65 performances
  • Australians vote in favor of a constitutional referendum granting the Australian government the power to make laws to benefit Indigenous Australians and count them in the national census

Famous Birthdays

  • Chin Yang, Laos-born American jockey
  • Doug West, NBA guard (Minnesota Timberwolves)
  • George McCloud, NBA forward/guard (Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns)
  • Paul Gascoigne, soccer player

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Niekisch, German politician (b. 1889)
1967 Highlights

About May 27, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini