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On this day: February 27

Published On: Feb 26 2013 12:12:45 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 27 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

Saccharin is accidentally discovered, the 22nd Amendment is ratified, Michael Jackson wins his first Grammy, and Mister Rogers dies, all on this day.

OTD February 27 - James Brown
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South Carolina Department of Corrections

1991: James Brown is paroled from prison after serving two years. He had been sentenced to six years in prison after leading police on an interstate car chase across the Georgia-South Carolina state line in September 1988.

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