What Happened on February 27, 1973

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • American Indian Movement occupy Wounded Knee in South Dakota
  • Pope Paul VI publishes constitution motu proprio Quo aptius
  • White Sox slugger Dick Allen signs 3 year $750,000 contract

Famous Birthdays

  • "Pooh" Clark, rocker (High-5)
  • Mark Taylor, Welsh rugby union footballer
  • Terence Davis, WLAF wide receiver (London Monarchs)

Famous Deaths

  • Lucijan Marija Skerjanc, Yugoslav composer/conductor, dies at 72