On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1906

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st annual meeting of American Sociological Society, Providence, Rhode Island

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Brkanovic, composer
  • Ivan Mark Waller, mountaineer
  • Oscar Levant, American actor (An American in Paris, Dance of Life), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1972)
  • Teun Struycken [Antoon Arnold Marie Struycken], Dutch Minister of Justice (1950-51) and Governor of the Netherlands Antilles (1951-56), born in Breda, Netherlands (d. 1977)