On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approves nomination of Judge Anthony Kennedy to US Supreme Court

Famous Birthdays

  • Kerlon Moura Souza, Brazilian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Pawley, American actor (Angels with Dirty Faces), dies t 86
  • Massa Makan Diabaté, Malian author (b. 1938)