What Happened on July 27, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The F-15 Eagle flies for the first time.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alph Browning, NLF/WLAF receiver (Redskins, Barcelona Dragons)
  • Bryce Bevill, CFL defensive back (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Hyattsville, Maryland
  • Clint Robinson, Australian K-1 1k canoeist (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Brisbane, Queensland
  • Jill Arrington, American sports reporter, born in Conyers, Georgia
  • Maya Rudolph, American actress and comedian, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • Takako Fuji, Japanese actress (The Grudge / Ju-on), born in Tokyo, Japan