On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 2014

Historical Events

  • Cricketer Phillip Hughes dies two days after being struck on the head by a bouncer
  • Stephanie Gilmore wins her 6th women's world surfing title

Famous Deaths

  • P. D. James [Phyllis Dorothy], Baroness James of Holland Park, English crime and mystery writer (Cover Her Face, Death in Holy Orders), dies at 94
  • Phillip Hughes, Australian cricketer, dies in a coma after being hit by cricket ball 2 days earlier at 25
2014 Highlights

About November 27, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 7 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Thanksgiving (United States)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius