On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Jess Thomas, American tenor known for his singing in Richard Wagner operas, born in Hot Springs, South Dakota (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • John Dillon, Irish nationalist and British Lower house leader, dies at 75
1927 Highlights

About August 4, 1927

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo