On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1927

Historical Events

  • Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II's "Show Boat" premieres in New York City
  • Philip Barry's "Paris Bound" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Antony Gardner, British politician
1927 Highlights

About December 27, 1927

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn