What Happened on December 27, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

Emperor Hirohito of Japan narrowly evades an assassination attempt by a Korean independence activist, Lee Bong-chang

Emperor of Japan Hirohito
Emperor of Japan
Hirohito

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGustave Eiffel

Gustave Eiffel [Alexandre], engineer (Eiffel Tower), dies at 91

Engineer and Achitect Gustave Eiffel
Engineer and Achitect
Gustave Eiffel