On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1975

Historical Events

  • The British government closes its consulate in Angola following increasing fighting between the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola and South African troops

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessandro Pistone, Italian footballer, born in Milan, Italy
  • Alex Rodriguez, American MLB shortstop (14-time All Star), born in NYC, New York
  • Fred Mascherino, American musician (Taking Back Sunday), born in Coatesville, Pennsylvania
  • Shea Hillenbrand, American baseball player, born in Mesa, Arizona
1975 Highlights

About July 27, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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