On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • James McCallion, Scottish actor (Coogan's Bluff, Vera Cruz), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1991)
  • Malcolm Shepherd [2nd Baron Shepherd], Politician (L) and Leader of the House of Lords (1974-76), born in Blackburn, Lancashire (d. 2001)
  • Martin Ryle, Britain, radio astronomer/astronomer royal (1972-82)
1918 Highlights

About September 27, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra