On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1973

Historical Events

  • 1st time Islanders beat Rangers-3-2
  • Alabama sets offensive record (828 yds), beats Virginia Tech 77-6

Famous Birthdays

  • Monica Louwerens, Canadian-American actress (Power Rangers) and Miss America-Mississippi (Top 10, 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • Allan "Rocky" Lane, American western cowboy actor (voice of Mr Ed, Red Ryder), dies from cancer at 64
1973 Highlights

About October 27, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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