On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1988

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

106th US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy
106th US Supreme Court Justice
Anthony Kennedy

Famous Birthdays

  • Kerlon Moura Souza, Brazilian footballer, born in Ipatinger, Brazil

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Pawley, American actor (Angels with Dirty Faces), dies t 86
  • Massa Makan Diabaté, Malian author (b. 1938)
1988 Highlights

About January 27, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius