On This Day

What Happened on May 27, 1923

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHenry Kissinger

Henry Kissinger, US Secretary of State (1973-77) and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1973, born in F├╝rth, Bavaria, Germany

US Secretary of State and Political Scientist Henry Kissinger
US Secretary of State and Political Scientist
Henry Kissinger
  • Ingeborg "Inge" Morath, Magnum photographer and wife of Arthur Miller, born in Graz Austria
  • Lord Freyberg, British Colonel of General Staff
  • Sumner Redstone, American media mogul (ViacomCBS), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2020)
1923 Highlights

About May 27, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 97 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini