On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Darling of the Day" opens at George Abbott Theater NYC for 31 performances
  • French submarine Minerve dissappears in the Mediterranean with the loss of 52 crew

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Pleasant, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Eric Wedge, American baseball catcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Matt Stover, NFL kicker (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • Mike Patton, Eureka Ca, rocker (Faith No More-The Real Thing)
  • Patrick Blondeau, French footballer
  • Reggie Johnson, NFL tight end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Rusty Meacham, pitcher (KC Royals, Seattle Mariners), born in Stuart, Flordia
  • Tracy Lawrence, Atlanta Tx, country singer (Sticks & Stones)
  • Tricky, English rapper