On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 2002

Historical Events

  • Passover Massacre: A suicide bomber kills 29 people in Netanya, Israel.

Famous Deaths


Person of interestBilly Wilder

Billy Wilder, Austrian-born American film director (The Lost Weekend, Some Like it Hot), dies at 95

Filmmaker Billy Wilder
Filmmaker
Billy Wilder

Person of interestDudley Moore

Dudley Moore, English actor and comedian (10, Arthur, Bedazzled), dies at 66

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore
2002 Highlights

About March 27, 2002

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries