On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1915

Historical Events

  • US Iron and Steel workers begin a 3-week strike in Ohio for a eight-hour-day; they are successful as the US needs steel for armaments

Famous Birthdays

  • Gyula Zsengellér, Hungarian footballer (d. 1999)
  • Mary Kornman, American actress (Desert Trail, Queen of the Jungle, Swing it Professor), born in Idaho Falls, Idaho (d. 1973)
  • William Masters, American gynecologist who studied sexual dysfunction, born in Cleveland, Ohio (2001)
1915 Highlights

About December 27, 1915

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn