On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1927

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Kaufman & Moss Hart's "Royal Family" premieres in NYC

Playwright Moss Hart
Moss Hart

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Armstrong, US ambassador and first female counsel to the President, born in New Orleans, Louisiana, (d. 2008)
  • Oleg Karavaichuk, Russian pianist and composer, born in Kiev (d. 2016)
  • Simon Raven, English playwright/critic (Alms for Oblivion)
1927 Highlights

About December 28, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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