On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1974

Historical Events

  • Pan Am 707 crashes into mountains of Bali, killing 107

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Fortes, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Johnny Devine, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Merritt, British Columbia, Canada
  • Pete Chryplewicz, tight end (Detroit Lions), born in Detroit, Michigan
1974 Highlights

About April 27, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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