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 This day in History - November 27
379 Historic Events for November 27
1941

Joe DiMaggio is named AL MVP

Event
1941

USSR begins a counter offensive causes Germany to retreat

Event
1942

A B C Langton, cricketer (WWII 15 Tests for S Africa 1935-39), dies

Death
1942

Bobby Managoff beats Yvon Robert in Houston, to become wrestling champ

Event
1942

French navy at Toulon scuttles ships and subs so Nazis don't take them

Event
1942

Tito appoints Anti fascist Liberation board in Yugoslavia

Event
1942

Jimi Hendrix, Seattle Wash, rock guitarist (Purple Haze)

Birth
1942

Henry Carr, Det Mich, 200m/4x400m runner (Olympic-gold-1964)

Birth
1943

31st CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Flying Wildcats defeat Winn Bombers, 23-14

Event
1943

Conference of Teheran (Churchill-Roosevelt-Stalin)

Event
1944

3,500-40,00 ton explosive, explodes in Staffordshire, 68 killed

Event
1944

US 121st Infantry regiment opens assault on Hurtgen

Event
1944

Eddie Rabbitt, Brooklyn, country singer (I Love a Rainy Night)

Birth
1944

Martin Corbett, gay activist

Birth
1944

Mickey Leland, (Rep-D-TX, 1979- )

Birth
1944

Dozy, rocker

Birth
1945

Trial against NSB-leader Mussert begins

Event
1945

Hannie Buy buried in presence of Queen Wilhelmina

Event
1945

Dutch resistance fighter Hannie Schaft re-buried in presence of Queen Wilhelmina

Event
1945

Randy Brecker, Phila, rocker (Blood Sweat and Tears)

Birth
1945

Gen George C Marshall named special US envoy to China

Event
1945

Barbara Anderson, Bkln, actress (Eve-Ironside, Mission Impossible)

Birth
1946

English soccer team beats Netherlands, 8-2

Event
1947

Joe DiMaggio wins his 3rd MVP, beating Ted Williams by 1 vote

Event
1948

Dave Winthrop, rock saxophonist (Supertramp)

Birth