On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 2007

Historical Events

Sports History

Mark Messier's #11 jersey is retired by the Edmonton Oilers

NHL Legend Mark Messier
NHL Legend
Mark Messier
  • The Chinese Correction: the Shanghai Stock Exchange falls 9%, the largest drop in 10 years
  • The general strike against Lansana Conté in Guinea ends

Famous Deaths

  • Bernd von Freytag-Loringhoven, German soldier (b. 1914)
  • Bobby Rosengarden, American jazz drummer (b. 1924)
2007 Highlights

About February 27, 2007

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces