On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 2015

Historical Events

  • Russian politician Boris Nemtsov is assassinated in Moscow

Famous Deaths

  • Boris Nemtsov, Russian politician, dies at 55, shot four times in Moscow

Person of interestLeonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy, American actor (Spock-Star Trek, Mission Impossible), dies of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 83

  • Malcolm Boyd, American Episcopal Priest, author and civil rights activist, dies at 91
2015 Highlights

About February 27, 2015

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces