On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Donna Reed, American actress, (From Here to Eternity, It's a Wonderful Life), born in Denison, Iowa (d. 1986)

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Buckley, Australian soldier and winner of the Victoria Cross, dies at 29
1921 Highlights

About January 27, 1921

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius