What Happened on February 27, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • CDU-politician Peter Lorentz kidnapped in West Berlin
  • US House of Representatives pass $21.3 billion anti-recession tax-cut bill

Famous Birthdays

  • Christina Nigra, actress (Out of This World)
  • Dana Marie Lane, Cheyenne Wyoming, Miss America-Wyoming (1996)
  • Duce Staley, running back (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Marcus Robinson, wide receiver (Chicago Bears)
  • Prodromos Korkizoglou, Greek decathlete
  • Shelby Walker, American mixed martial artist (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Neville Cardus, English writer and cricketer, dies at 86