On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1921

Historical Events

  • The International Working Union of Socialist Parties is founded in Vienna

Sports History

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
1921 Highlights

About February 27, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces