On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • The Fascists incite a riot in Florence, Italy
  • The International Working Union of Socialist Parties is founded in Vienna
  • US Female Figure Skating championship won by Theresa Weld Blanchard; US male Figure Skating championship won by Sherwin Badger

Famous Birthdays

  • Andras Szollosy, composer
  • Michael Fox, American actor (Perry Mason, Quincy, Dallas, Bold & the Beautiful), born in Yonkers, New York (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Schofield Haigh, cricketer (Eng all-rounder 11 Tests 1898-1912), dies