On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Blond, British publisher (The Publishing Game, Book Book), dies at 79
  • Boyd Coddington, American automobile designer (b. 1944)
  • Myron Cope, American sports broadcaster (b. 1929)
  • William F. Buckley Jr, American conservative author and commentator (National Review, Firing Line), dies of a heart attack at 82