On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1926

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Depot Square in Bronx renamed Botanical Square
  • Latkin Square in Bronx named for 1st US Jewish soldier to die in WW I

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerome Courtland, American actor (Tonka, Tharus), born in Knoxville, Tennessee (d. 2012)