What Happened on December 27, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st youth hostel in US opens (Northfield, Mass)
  • Shah of Persia declares Persia now Iran
  • Vernon Duke & James Hanley's musical premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Larissa Latynina, Ukraine, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1956, 60, 64)