On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1972

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Richard Nixon and Chinese Premier Zhou Enlai issue Shanghai Communique

Famous Deaths

  • Pat Brady [Robert Ellsworth O'Brady], American actor (The Roy Rogers Show, Man from Music Mountain), dies at 57
1972 Highlights

About February 27, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces