On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1970

Historical Events

Album Release

Ringo Starr releases his 1st solo album "Sentimental Journey"

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Prior, American NFL cornerback (NY Jets, Minnesota Vikings), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • Brendan Hill, American drummer (Blues Traveler - "Run-Around"), born in London, England
  • Corey Page, Australian actor (Richard Wilkins-Loving/City), born in Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
  • Ed Philion, NFL nose tackle (Buffalo Bills), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • Elizabeth Mitchell, American actress (Lost), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Princess Leila Pahlavi of Iran, youngest daughter of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran, born in Tehran, Iran (d. 2001)
1970 Highlights

About March 27, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Good Friday (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries