On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1973

Historical Events

  • KC Royals pitcher Steve Busby no-hits Detroit Tigers, 3-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Gower, American actor (Monster Squad), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Menditeguy, Argentine racing driver, dies at 57
  • Jim Sims, English cricket spin bowler (4 Tests, 11 wickets; Middlesex), dies at 69
1973 Highlights

About April 27, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus