On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1927

Historical Events

  • Using phone lines TV is sent from Washington, D.C. to NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Babatunde Olatunji, Nigerian percussionist (Drums of Passion), educator, and social activist, born in Ajido, Lagos (d. 2003)
1927 Highlights

About April 7, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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