On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1972

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Premier of the People's Republic of China Zhou Enlai
Premier of the People's Republic of China
Zhou Enlai
37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Deaths

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

About February 27, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces