On This Day

May 27, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • The meeting of the Union Nationale des Étudiants de France (National Union of the Students of France) takes place. 30,000 to 50,000 people gather in the Stade Sebastien Charlety.

Birthdays in History

  • Rebekah Brooks, English journalist (implicated in News International phone hacking scandal), born in Warrington, England