On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 2011

Historical Events

  • NHL Eastern Conference Finals: Boston Bruins beat Tampa Bay Lightning, 4 games to 3

Famous Deaths

  • Gill Scott-Heron, American writer, poet and singer ("Whitey on the Moon"), dies at 62
  • Jeff Conaway, American actor and singer (Taxi - "Bobby"; Grease - "Kenickie"; Babylon 5 - "Zack"), dies of pneumonia and sepsis at 51
  • Margo Dydek, Polish basketball player (b. 1974)
2011 Highlights

About May 27, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini