On This Day

What Happened on April 27, 1975

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Carpenter, American baseball player (Toronto Blue Jays, St. Louis Cardinals), born in Exeter, New Hampshire
  • Michael Booker, American football cornerback (Atlanta Falcons), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Rabih Abdullah, American National Football League player, born in Martinsville, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Nicholas Soussanin, Russian-American actor (Last Command, Captain Fury), dies at 86
1975 Highlights

About April 27, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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