On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday

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 (b. 1950)
  • Margo Dydek, Polish basketball player (b. 1974)