What Happened on April 27, 1968

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles pitcher Tom Phoebus no-hits Boston, 6-0
  • Congress of Political Party Radicals (PPR) forms in Netherlands
  • Ernest Gold and Anne Croswell's musical "I'm Solomon", starring Dick Shawn, closes at Mark Hellinger Theater, NYC, after 7 performances
  • Paul Nassau and Oscar Brand's musical "Education of H*Y*M*A*N K*AP*L*A*N", starring Tom Bosley, closes at the Alvin Theater, NYC, after 28 performances
  • The Northern Ireland Civil Rights Association (NICRA) hold a rally to protest the banning of a Republican Easter parade
1968 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Cristian Mungiu, Romanian filmmaker (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days), born in IaČ™i, Romania
Born in 1968

About April 27, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Honey - Bobby Goldsboro
  • UK #1 Song: What A Wonderful World/Cabaret - Louis Armstrong