On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1970

Historical Events

  • Carl Morton (18-11 for last-place Expos), receives NL Rookie of Year

Music releaseAlbum Release

George Harrison releases his triple album set "All Things Must Pass"

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
George Harrison

BeatificationPapal Visit

Pope Paul VI wounded in chest during a visit to Philippines by a dagger-wielding Bolivian painter disguised as a priest

Pope Paul VI
Paul VI
  • Test Cricket debut of Rodney "Iron Gloves" Marsh v England, Brisbane

Famous Birthdays

  • Calvin Jones, American NFL running back (Oakland Raiders), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Chris Underwood, American volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Patricia Zentilli, Canadian actress (Lexx), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • Todd Kelly, American NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals), born in Hampton, Virginia
1970 Highlights

About November 27, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius