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, NFL running back (Oakland Raiders)
  • Chris Underwood, volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Patricia Zentilli, Canadian actress
  • Patrick Bates, NFL safety (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Todd Kelly, NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals)
1970 Highlights

About November 27, 1970

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius