On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1927

Historical Events

  • 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Monson, 16th president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, born in Salt Lake City, Utah (d. 2018)
  • Wilhelm Killmayer, German composer, born in Munich, Germany (d. 2017)
1927 Highlights

About August 21, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo