On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1927

Historical Events

  • 1st performance of Roger Sessions' Symphony in E

Famous Birthdays

  • Laurel Aitken, Jamaican singer and one of the pioneers of Jamaican ska music, born in Cuba (d. 2005)
  • Pascal Bentoiu, Romanian composer, born in Bucharest, Romania (d. 2016)
1927 Highlights

About April 22, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus