What Happened on October 27, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • The Uzbek SSR is founded in the Soviet Union.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Bombard, French Biologist, Physician, and Politician who sailed across the Atlantic Ocean in a small boat to test his theory that a shipwrecked person could survive without provisions, born in Paris, France
  • Gary Chester [Cesario Gurciullo], drummer (Monkees, Lovin' Spoonful) and drum instructor, born in Siracusa, Italy (d. 1987)
  • Michel Galabru, Safi Morocco, actor (Judge & the Assassin)
  • Ruby Dee, American actress (A Raisin in the Sun, American Gangster), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2014)