On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Thomas Monson, 16th president of the (Mormon) 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)