On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1985

Historical Events

  • Farmers converge in Washington to demand economic relief
  • Mauritania's new constitutional charter published
  • US dollar is worth Ÿ3.9355 (Netherlands)

Famous Birthdays

  • Diniyar Bilyaletdinov, Russian footballer, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Juliana Imai, Brazilian model, born in Paraná, Brazil

Famous Deaths

  • David Huffman, American actor (FIST, Jane Doe, Firefox, Onion Field), murdered at 39
  • Henry Cabot Lodge Jr., American politician (Sen-R) and ambassador (West Germany, Vietnam & UN), dies at 82
  • J Pat O'Malley, Irish-British actor (101 Dalmatians, The Jungle Book), dies at 80
1985 Highlights

About February 27, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces