On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Leadbeater, English cricketer (England leg-spinner with an avg of 109), born in Lockwood, West Yorkshire, England (d. 2011)
  • Wesley Mouzon, American boxer / trainer (Roy Jones Jr), born in Kingstree, South Carolina (d. 2003)
1927 Highlights

About August 15, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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