On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1927

Historical Events

  • Test Cricket debut of Walter Hammond, who scored 51 & took 5-36 v S Af

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Higgins Clark, American suspense novelist (Cry in the Night, Stillwatch), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Teresa Stich-Randall, American soprano (Vienna State Opera), born in New Hartford, Connecticut (d. 2007)
1927 Highlights

About December 24, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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