What Happened on November 12, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st underwater tunnel, Holland Tunnel connecting NY to NJ opens
  • Notre Dame's Fighting Irish changes blue jerseys for green

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Trotsky expelled from Soviet CP; Stalin becomes undisputed dictator

Russian Revolutionary Leon Trotsky
Russian Revolutionary
Leon Trotsky
Soviet Union Premier Joseph Stalin
Soviet Union Premier
Joseph Stalin

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Butler, NFL hall of famer (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)
  • Sunset Carson, [Michael Harrison] Plainview TX, actor (Cat of Rockies)
  • Yutaka Taniyama, Japanese mathematician (d. 1958)