On This Day

September 27, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Baltimore Colt Bert Rechichar kicks a 56-yard field goal
  • Typhoon destroys one third of Nagoya, Japan

Birthdays in History

  • Diane Abbott, British politician (L) 1st black woman elected to UK parliament, born in London
  • Mata Amritanandamayi, Indian religious leader

Deaths in History

  • Jules-Marie Canneel, Flemish painter and caricaturist (Rocks of Oran), dies at 72
1953 in History