On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • (Cornelius) "Pinocchio" James, American jazz and R&B singer (Lionel Hampton Revue), born in Macon, Georgia
  • Charlie Williams MBE, English soccer defender (Doncaster Rovers 151 games) and comedian, born in Royston, England (d. 2006)
  • Joseph Castaldo, American composer, born in NYC, New York (d. 2000)
1927 Highlights

About December 23, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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