On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1988

Day of the Week: Saturday

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