On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1921

Historical Events

  • J E Clair of Acme Packing Co of Green Bay granted an NFL franchise

Famous Birthdays

  • Georg Alexander, Duke of Mecklenburg, head of the House of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, born in Nice, France (d. 1996)
  • Leo Penn, American actor and film director, born in Lawrence, Massachusetts (d. 1998)
1921 Highlights

About August 27, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo