On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1996

Famous Birthdays

  • Minjee Lee, Australian golfer (ANA Inspiration 2017 3rd, 5 LPGA Tour titles), born in Perth, West Australia

Famous Weddings

  • "Crosby, Stills & Nash" Rock and Roll Hall of Famer guitarist Stephen Stills (51) weds recording-studio manager Kristen Hathaway (30) at the Ritz-Carlton in Palm Beach, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Albert "Pud" Brown, American jazz clarinetist and saxophonist, dies at 79
  • Ivan Sutton, British classical music concert promoter (City Music Society), dies at 82
  • Jack Massey, groundsman, dies at 85
1996 Highlights

About May 27, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Memorial Day (United States), Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini