What Happened on May 27, 1996

Famous Birthdays

  • Minjee Lee, Australian golfer (Evian C'ship 2021; US Open 2022; 8 x LPGA Tour titles), born in Perth, 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? 26 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tha Crossroads - Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
  • UK #1 Song: Three Lions (The Official Song Of The England Football Team) - Baddiel & Skinner & Lightning Seeds