On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dexter Gordon, American jazz tenor saxophonist and actor (Round Midnight, The Other Side of Round Midnight), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1990)
  • Viktor Kalabis, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer, dies at 67