On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1988

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Speed Skater Bonnie Blair
Speed Skater
Bonnie Blair
  • 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? 32 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces