On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • James Eaton, Lord-Lieutenant of the City of Londonderry
  • Len Rempt-Halmmans de Jongh, Dutch politician (VVD)
  • Raymond Leppard, British-American harpsichordist, conductor (Indianapolis Symphony, 1987-2001; BBC Northern Symphony, 1973-80), and composer (Lord Of The Flies), born in London, England
1927 Highlights

About August 11, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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