On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Noyce, American inventor (co-founded Fairchild Semiconductor in 1957 and Intel Corporation in 1968), born in Burlington, Iowa (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Heinrich Reitsch, composer, dies at 67
1927 Highlights

About December 12, 1927

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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