On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1977

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Keith Richards gets suspended sentence for heroin possession, Canada

Guitarist and Songwriter Keith Richards
Guitarist and Songwriter
Keith Richards

Famous Birthdays

  • Ji Sung, South Korean actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Lance Hoyt, American professional wrestler, born in Gause, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Allison Hayes, American model and actress (Attack of the 50 Foot Woman), dies of Leukemia or lead poisoning at 47
  • John Dickson Carr, American author (b. 1905)
1977 Highlights

About February 27, 1977

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces