February 27, 1939 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Belgian government of Pierlot falls
  • Borley Rectory, "the most haunted house in England", destroyed in a fire
  • France recognizes Franco's regime in Spain
  • Supreme Court outlaws sit-down strikes

Birthdays in History

  • Antoinette Sibley, ballerina (Turning Point)
  • Kenzo Takada, Japanese director (Dream After Dream)

Deaths in History

  • Nadezjda K Krupskaya, Russian revolutionary/wife of Lenin, dies at 70