On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 2005

Historical Events

Golf Major

Kraft Nabisco Championship Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Annika Sörenstam of Sweden wins event for the 3rd time, 8 strokes ahead of American Rosie Jones

Television Debut

TV medical drama "Grey's Anatomy" created by Shonda Rhimes starring Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh debuts on ABC

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Casey, American baseball announcer (b. 1925)
  • Grant Johannesen, American concert pianist, dies at 83
  • Gwydion Brooke [Holbrooke], British bassoonist (Royal Philharmonic, 1946-1961), dies at 93
  • Wilfred Bigelow, Canadian heart surgeon (b. 1913)
2005 Highlights

About March 27, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries