Historical Events In November - 27
Monday, 06 July 2020
1934 On November - 27 "Baby Face" Nelson, [Lester Gillis], gangster, shot by FBI at 26
1937 On November - 27 pro-labor musical revue "Pins and Needles" opens, produced by ILGWU
1937 Pro-labor musical revue "Pins & Needles" opens, produced by ILGWU on this day in history.
1939 Inauguration of Empire Air Training Scheme (EATS) on this day in history.
1939 Maxwell Anderson's "Key Largo," premieres in NYC on November - 27.
1940 6th Heisman Trophy Award: Tom Harmon, Michigan (HB) on November - 27.
1941 On November - 27 uSSR begins a counter offensive causing Germany to retreat
1941 On this day in history british 13th Army corp reaches Tobruk
1942 French navy at Toulon scuttles ships and subs so Nazis don't take them on this day in history.
1942 The birth of Jimi Hendrix, American Guitarist and singer on November - 27.
1942 Bobby Managoff beats Yvon Robert in Houston, to become wrestling champ on this day in history.
1942 A B C Langton, cricketer (WWII 15 Tests for S Africa 1935-39), dies on November - 27.
1943 31st CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Flying Wildcats defeat Winn Bombers, 23-14 on this day in history.
1944 3,500-40,00 ton explosive, explodes in Staffordshire, 68 killed on this day in history.
1945 On November - 27 gen George C Marshall named special US envoy to China
1946 On November - 27 english soccer team beats Netherlands, 8-2
1947 On November - 27 joe DiMaggio wins his 3rd MVP, beating Ted Williams by 1 vote
1948 36th CFL Grey Cup: Calgary Stampeders defeat Ottawa Rough Riders, 12-7 on November - 27.
1950 On November - 27 red Sox sign shortstop Lou Boudreau as a player to 2-year contract
1951 On this day in history the First rocket to intercept an airplane, White Sands, NM
1951 On November - 27 1st rocket to intercept an airplane, White Sands, NM
1952 On November - 27 kTBC TV channel 7 in Austin, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting
1953 On November - 27 indians 3rd baseman Al Rosen is unanimously named AL's MVP
1953 Eugene O'Neill, playwright (Nobel 1936), dies in Boston at 65 on this day in history.
1954 On November - 27 "By the Beautiful Sea" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 270 perfs
1955 On November - 27 arthur Oscar Honegger, Swiss composer (Cantate Noel), dies at 63
1956 On November - 27 f Goodrich & A Hackett's "Diary of Anne Frank," premieres in Neth
1957 Army withdraws from Little Rock AR, after Central HS integration on November - 27.
1957 Army withdraws for Little Rock Ark, after Central HS integration on this day in history.
1957 Margot SE Scharten-Antink, author (Catherina/Sprotje), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1958 USSR abrogates Allied war-time agreements on control of Germany on November - 27.
1958 On November - 27 artur Rodzinski, Polish conductor/composer, dies at 66
1959 Gerard Philipe, actor/dir (La Ronde, Gambler), dies of cancer at 36 on November - 27.
1960 On November - 27 gordie Howe becomes first NHLer to score 1,000 points