On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1927

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Recording

Johnny Weissmuller set records in 100 & 200 m free style

Swimmer and Actor Johnny Weissmuller
Swimmer and Actor
Johnny Weissmuller

Famous Birthdays

  • John Gilbert, British politician and Minister (Labour), born in London (d. 2013)
1927 Highlights

About April 5, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries