March 27, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • -28] Allies raid German submarine base in St Nazaire
  • Japan forces Java to use "Tokyo time" 1½ hour forward

Birthdays in History

  • John E. Sulston, British chemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • Michael Jackson, British writer and journalist, born in Wetherby, Yorkshire (d. 2007)
  • Raymond J McGrath, (Rep-R-NY, 1981- )