What Happened on March 27, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Canada recognizes USSR
  • New French government of PoincarĂ© begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Nicholas, US actor (Tap, 5 Heartbeats, Stormy Weather)
  • Sarah Vaughan, jazz scat singer (Broken Hearted Melody), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Parratt, composer, dies at 83