On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1988

Historical Events

Sports History

Bonnie Blair (US) wins Olympic 500m speed skating in record 39.1

  • Gulfstream G-IV goes around the world 36:08:34
  • Katarina Witt (GDR) wins 2nd consecutive Olympic figure skating
1988 Highlights

About February 27, 1988

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces