On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • US bombs Haiphong, North Vietnam

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Imes, South Paris Maine, US hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994)
  • Dalip Singh, Indian professional wrestler
  • Denise Lewis, English heptathlete
  • Donta Jones, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Mike Smith, Canadian actor